Flashback Friday Fotos – 9 family photos featuring my mother’s side of the family (#SteemBloPoMo Day 33)

A couple of weeks ago, I did a Throwback Thursday Easter post, and thought I should really try each week to scan and post some of the bazillion family photos I have.

Last week I did some random shots from yesteryear that had some pictures of my grandfather and a cousin from my mother’s side (as well as some candid shots from our wedding in ’89). For this week, I decided to grab a handful from an entirely different bankers box full of photos.

I ended up with even more pictures of Grampy and cousin Scot… 😂

Since I’m trying to not overthink the process (which usually happens when I try to pick which photos to use), I just went ahead and scanned (then cropped, resized, cleaned up, etc.) them. So here are 9 (of one hundred gazillion) family photos, featuring my mom’s side of the family.

Hope you enjoy!

 
 

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Dad, Aunt Mary, Uncle Bill, and Todd at a cookout at my maternal grandparent’s house on Chapel Street, Gloucester MA

 
 
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Uncle Bill keeping a close eye on things

 
 
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I’m thinking this was a year or so later – Grampy (my maternal grandfather), my mother, my elbow, Todd, and Laurie (my older brother, and one of my older sisters).

 
 
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My grandparents dog – a beagle named Ozzie.

 
 
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Easter time on Chapel Street

 
 
The date on the edge of this photo said April 1970, and that sounds about right. The little plastic vanity figures into a lot of my childhood memories at my grandparents house.

 
 
Heather, my younger sister, and I used to spend hours playing all sorts of games that somehow involved it.

 
 
Two of my cousins, Heather and Scott (yes, the same cousin from last week).

 
 
Professional portrait – a framed version of this always sat on top of my grandmother’s television.

 
 


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