Family

Uncle Mark

Mark loves being a DIY home renovater ALMOST as much as he loves being an uncle.

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Uncle Mark was in his full glory when nephews, Lucas and Joey, came in for a quick visit with Mark’s sister, Trish.

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Leading up to the reunion, Mark went to our local Busy Beaver (his fave spot) and picked out some safety glasses for the kids.

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He also grabbed a 2×4 and put the boys through a “home renovation” exercise that Mark definitely enjoyed waaaay more than they did. 🙂

Lucas and Joey measured the wood and used the chop saw to cut it.

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Then we had them sign their names to the boards.

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Finally, they nailed their pieces to an open wall in our kitchen.

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When Mark puts drywall over this section, the boys’ wood pieces will forever be part of the house.

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And in 100 years, when someone else comes in and guts the place…they’ll see who was here before!

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The boys were all smiles while helping Mark, but all they really wanted to do was play baseball.

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Uncle Mark is pretty good at that too. 🙂

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One thought on “Uncle Mark

  1. Andrea says:

    What a great Uncle he is to do that with them. The older they get the more special that will be to them. My Uncles were a HUGE part of who I am today. I ahem sure they love Aunt Courtney too 😉

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