Lauren Blank was nearing her 16th birthday, unlike many other families she wasn’t going to have an elaborate, fancy party to make the milestone more memorable. What made her 16th birthday memorable would be the timeless, heartfelt present from her grandfather. He started preparing the present over a decade before she was due to turn 16, and the results would pay off in a major way. The secret hidden within the present would make the gift one of the most memorable moments of her life. Read on to find out the heartwarming tale of just what her present was and how it would change her life forever in a miraculous way.
Lauren, ‘Ren’ as she prefers to be called, had planned a party with only her closest friends and family. She wanted something low-key and intimate with the people she loved most in the world. But little did she know the unforgettable surprise her family – and more specifically her grandfather – had prepared. He started preparing the present over a decade before she was due to turn 16, and the results would pay off in a major way.