Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Best Gift Ever!

One Of my fellow bloggers
that started following me when I first started blogging 
came across this vintage Ear tag! 



The 363 in my business name means a
lot to me. It was my grandmothers home address. 
It was her first home she owned, and my first true home 
I felt safe in. 
My grandmother found me when I was 7 years old took me inn.
 My mother could never could stay in one place. We where always 
on the run and lived in a car most of the time. 

My grandmother made me the guy I am today, and If it was not for her I don't 
know where I would be today!

Thanks again Theresa it really means a lot!

Check out Theresa  amazing blog! 


Love Mark




23 comments:

  1. What a wonderful gift, Mark! I will check out her blog.

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  2. Well, no wonder that number means a lot to you! What an incredible story. Such a thoughtful gift from Theresa :)

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  3. I remember when I first read your story, I was so moved by it. All we can hope for is to touch someone like your grandmother did.
    Lisa

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  4. I love that!

    (Cheers to your grandma!)

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  5. Mark...that is so super nice of Teresa...she is so sweet

    Did your Grandmother collect antiques? did she get you interested in that area of life?

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  6. I love tags...how cool of Teresa to get that one to you!

    Jan

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  7. That is a sweet little story.... tear.

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  8. I love hearing stories like that. I ran a rescue mission for many years.
    I saw so many people who did not have any place to go (especiall children). I thank God for Wonderful Grandparents who are willing to start over in life as parents so that children can start over in life......... I am glad you shared about 363. I Was curious about that. You just never know what others have gone through. Blessings!

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  9. I loved reading about your story. Super nice of her to send the tag to you! I just got done reading a true story called "An Invisible Thread", and it was about a little boy with an uncertain future, then I read about your story. Very inspiring!

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  10. Thank goodness for your Grandmother! That is a very touching story..thanks for sharing. Yay 363! XX ~Deanna

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  11. I read your story and I was so moved by it. No wonder that number means a lot to you! I will check out your grandmothers blog.

    Greetings Esther

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  12. What an amazing story,you have alot of talent then of course you have learned from one of the best TOT is an incrediably talented woman with an ability to display a room like no one else can,I have followed her blog for a long time now I will add yours Good Luck in all you do

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  13. That is such a great back story to your blog name. What a wonderful woman your grandmother must have been. This tag will be treasured. I'm off to check out your friends blog.

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  14. Mark,

    What a great story. Salud to your grandma. What a small world...my grandparents are from Geneva. My (step)mom grew up there. Such a special place! I just found your blog this morning and am glad I did.

    MC

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  15. awh! what a sweet story! glad you like it!
    tot

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  16. How Sweet of ToT... ***363***
    AND... YOU turned out to be such an AmAziNg Person!!! Grandma would have been proud...
    Sooooo honored to call you "My Friend"...
    Hugs - Jeanine Burkhardt

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  17. First time stopping by, and not only am I pleased to find a male blogger (you just don't come across many), I am touched by what you wrote. Sounds like she was very special to you!

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  18. Mark,
    Your grandmother sounds like an amazing lady. What a special post-it brings tears to my eyes.
    -Lynn

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  19. What a sweet bloggy friend you have! Your grandmother was a very special woman in your life! I think it is awesome that you use her address :o)
    ~Des

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  20. WOW...no wonder you love those numbers...what a touching story! All the best,Chrissy

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  21. THANK Heavens for Grandmothers & LOVELY Blog Friends.....Mind.... Theresa is just about as SWEET as they come....!!!!!

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  22. I am glad you shared about 363. I Was curious about that, Send gifts to Pakistan from UK.

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  23. I read the story of room 363. I feel you are more attach with your grandmother than your mom. I also more attach with my grandmother. These relations are very important in our life. Thanks for sharing your story.
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