Category Archives: Family

I’m A Mother and a Grandmother

 Our family, next door, came ‘over the river and through the woods’ for dessert today for Mother’s day! They brought dessert with them. Surprise!!! They made flower and Humming Bird cakes! I love it!  Rob, Haleigh, Jessica, Tyler, Elmise and Armon. Haleigh, … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Without My Mother

I miss Mother so much. When I was a girl, giving her cards and small gifts, was the norm,  just like today with young kids. This is how I remember Mother when I was a young girl. She was beautiful! She … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Tim

Happy Birthday, Tim! This is a big one! I sure wish we could be with you   celebrating this big day! I remember the day, so well, fifty years ago! We had been waiting and waiting for you! You took your … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Kaleb

Happy Birthday, Kaleb! My super, great, fun loving Canadian grandson! My only Canadian   grandson! I wish the miles weren’t so many and so long between us! I love you and sure wish we could be with you more. We loved traveling … 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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I Was Worth Praying For?

 Back in my childhood I was the third child of four. That’s not a very impressive spot in a family! This picture was taken on Mother’s Day, 1950. I was 12 years old. My older brother, Richard, Dad, Mother, my sister, Lorraine, me … Continue reading

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I Love My Family

Two weekends in a row we’ve had family here…and I loved it! Last weekend our oldest son, Ted and his daughters, Sydney and Isabella, were here. This weekend our oldest daughter and son-in-law, Pam and Gene were here. We had … 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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