Category Archives: Adventure

People Watching

There’s no better place to people watch then in downtown Chicago! I was there, last week, by myself. I wasn’t lonely, I was surrounded by people of all sorts and sizes! Most of the people barely knew I was there. … Continue reading

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Haleigh and I Are Going to Mexico

My granddaughter, Haleigh and I are going to Mexico! We haven’t decided on a date yet. We just found out we’re going today! We’re so excited! Let me tell you how it came about… Haleigh and I have been talking about … Continue reading

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The Big Race

Imagine a race between a guy 22 years and a woman 75 years! Take into consideration the handicaps…he was pushing a wheelchair with Jerry in it! I was pulling a small suitcase along with a flight bag perched on top! He … Continue reading

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Go Megan!

Our seventh grandchild to graduate from high school, Megan. Eight more to go!!! We’re proud of each one of grandchildren, as are all of our friends proud of their grandchildren. Megan is an A/B student and will be going to university, … Continue reading

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Holland Tulip Festival

  Yesterday Armon, one of my grandsons, and I drove to Holland, Michigan to watch one of my granddaughters, Sydney, perform in the Tulip Festival Parade! I never drive and talk on my cell phone so Armon was my phone … Continue reading

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Nobody But Just Us Chickens

Camp meeting has always been a part of my life. Now days it’s called family camp. But it’s the same thing. I’ve been going since I was just a little girl living in Iowa. We started out with a big … Continue reading

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Fun With Family and Friends

Besides family being here for Easter dinner we also had some of our Chinese friends, Kevin and Lily.   Bella, Sydney Danielle, Jerry and me. Ted was here too. I love cooking a big dinner and setting the table, correctly, with … Continue reading

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Remembering 2013

Last year, 2013, is a year I will never forget… There were joys and sorrows, highs and lows. I’ll highlight the main events here. In March we celebrated my mother’s 99th birthday! We were sure she’d make it to 100 but … Continue reading

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My Last Day in Honolulu, Hawaii

We disembarked from the cruise ship right after breakfast. Our plane didn’t leave for Chicago until 7:00 in the evening. We said good-bye to our wonderful cousin, Kay. She had decided to go to Pearl Harbor. Oh…what to do all day… … Continue reading

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Good-bye, Pride of America

This was our last day in Hawaii. We arrived back in Honolulu where we began our Hawaii experience! It’s also where we began our Hawaiian cruise! So we say good-bye to Pride of America. It was a fascinating ride! Looking … Continue reading

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