Wednesday, August 27, 2008

Here, There, and Everywhere..

These past few days have been filled with all sorts of appearances, workouts, and other preparation!..oh and a new puppy too!!!

This past weekend, my brother was honored as he was declared an Eagle Scout at his final Court of Honor. Our family and friends came to witness the event from all over DE, PA, and even Tennessee! It was so nice to see everyone and I'm so excited for Phillip. It is truly a great honor to have reached this rank in the Boy Scouts and I am so proud of him for all of the work that has gone into this since the time he began boy scouts years and years ago.

As soon as the Court of Honor concluded, I was whisked away back to my house to get my crown and sash and then headed down to Lewes for the Children's Beach House Fundraiser. My chaperone, Dolph, and I had a great time!! We chatted with many people, bumped into gals from the Miss Delaware Org., and ate great food and even more desserts!! He just kept handing them to me! I had never been to the Beach House before but it is an incredible building and every inch is made/decorated to be inviting for children.

The following day, I arrived at the Slaughter Beach Vol. Fire Co. for their Open House event. I saw a few familiar faces, since some of the volunteers had been at the Ellendale Fire Hall a few weeks ago when I made an appearance! I chatted with ladies from the Kennel Club, shared some laughs with the State Trooper, enjoyed hearing the Milford Community Band perform, and spent time with the kids that took part in the event..while they weren't playing in the fire safety "Smoke House."

I almost forgot; WE GOT A NEW PUPPY!!!! Her name is Lilly and she is the cutest little thing I've ever seen!! She goes from an energetic playful mood to being so sleepy she's just got to take a snooze; typical puppy right? I think the other dogs are warming up to her nicely :)

Hope everyone has a great week!!!


JM Cooper said...

Sorry, that I missed you at the Beach House BBQ. As a newcomer and dentist in Sussex County, I share your passion for those who are not able to have their dental needs met. We have started by donating care for a limited number of Beach House campers who were in need. Please let me know if I can be of assistance to help accomplish the worthy goal you have posted for this year.

JM Cooper said...

Sorry I missed you at the Beach House BBQ. As a newcomer and dentist to Sussex County, I share your passion for the dental undeserved. We have started by donating care to a limited number of Beach House campers who were in need of comprehensive dental care. Let me know if I could be of help in this worthy goal / platform for your upcoming year as Miss DE

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