Monthly Archives: May 2016

Courageous Sacrifice

Yesterday was Memorial Day. I hope all of you were able to share the day with family and friends. We were fortunate to have all 11 of our crew here to celebrate the holiday. We feasted on BBQ pork roast, baked … Continue reading

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White Gloves & Flowers

I wore this dress to our high school Military Ball in the sixties. With my date wearing his ROTC uniform and me in my ball gown and white gloves, I felt like a movie star walking the red carpet. Reality … Continue reading

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Remember These?

Growing up, these little gismos were hot items for every music lover. How many of you out there know what they are?

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A Perfect Day

If you happen to pass by the card section of your grocery store, you see rows of cards for those that are getting ready to graduate from high school or college. Festivities abound. Family and friends come together to celebrate. … Continue reading

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Tea Time

I recently had tea with a dear friend, Maria. Her table is always set with beautiful tea cups, cookies from Holland and of course, chocolate. At 95 years young, she’s an amazing, strong, interesting woman. She’s quick to let me know … Continue reading

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The Beginning

  On Wednesday Ronny and I celebrated our 31st wedding anniversary. It was the beginning of our life trip together. After all these years, he’s still my best friend and hero. Love you, Mr. Mac.

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Optical Illusion Art

Ronny participated in an artist craft show on Saturday. These are two of his new cutting board creations. I bet you’re tempted to touch one to make sure there’re flat. Pretty awesome don’t you think?

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Happy Mother’s Day to all the Mothers out there, but especially to my Mom and my daughters-in-law, Lisa and Angela, who have given me five beautiful grandchildren.

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Celebrating Mom

Mother’s Day is Sunday. It’s a special day to acknowledge and celebrate the one that gave you life. Oh how I wish I could spend the day with my Mom. I can only imagine how they celebrate the day in … Continue reading

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