Category Archives: Celebrate

Happy Anniversary

Happy Anniversary to Jerry and me! 55 years! We’re still in love!!! Our wedding day, Saturday, June 13, 1959. Today is Friday, June 13, 2014. I’m not a superstitious person, it’s a good thing…otherwise our day could be ruined with worry. … 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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Happy Birthday, Mason

Happy Birthday, Mason!  You’re my only grandchild named after Grandpa! Mason Gerald! I’ll never forget the smile on Grandpa’s face when your mom told us you were named for him! You’re a special young man! You’re also my third grandchild to turn 12 … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Isabella

Happy Birthday, Bella! I can’t believe you’re 12 years old! Time is just flying by!   I just took this picture of you a couple of days ago when you were here visiting us. You have such a bright smile! A … 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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What a Lovely Time

  Here is my beautiful family who came to visit over Easter! Bella, Ted and Sydney! Sydney is standing on a lower step, she’s not really that short! Aren’t they beautiful?! One of my lovely families! I have four more… … Continue reading

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Lost… and Found

This morning I became sick. My entire body was sick. I couldn’t find my purse…I quickly and frantically searched before heading out the door. Jerry was driving so I didn’t need my drivers license, thank goodness. We went out for … Continue reading

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Mother’s 100th Birthday

Today would have been my mother’s 100th birthday had she lived just seven more months! We were going to have a big party! She told me about two days before she died that she guessed she’d not make it to … Continue reading

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A Love Feast

What’s a love feast? It’s probably easiest to write about what a love feast isn’t! It isn’t an orgy. It isn’t a bunch of druggies seeking a cheap thrill. It isn’t teenagers experimenting with what is sacred and intended for … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Pam

Happy Birthday, Pam! You were my first born. I’ll never forget that day! That morning: 4:20 AM! Labor: 2 hours and 20 minutes. I hardly knew what was happening! What a beautiful baby girl!  Here you are last October and … Continue reading

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