Category Archives: Gifts

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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My BeepEgg* Delft

When our Dutch friends came to visit us in August they brought gifts to us. What a wonderful, fun tradition. They brought candy, of course! There is no more delicious chocolate candy then from The Netherlands! In this picture is … Continue reading

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New Friends

Jerry and I made some new friends while we were in South Carolina. Our daughter, Christy, was having a house full of company with Max’s graduation and open house so her next door neighbors graciously offered their guest room for … Continue reading

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Graduation Open House

Max’s graduation and open house are now history! A lot of work went into making the open house a success. With a house full of company, 13 to be exact and eight of them being kids, you can imagine the … Continue reading

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My Old Friend, Dean

Dean and I first met when I was 17 years old. He was 18. We were both born in the same year but he in the spring and me in the late fall. He was a senior in high school … Continue reading

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Books and Bookends

I love to read. I have soooo many books. This picture only shows a portion of them in my little reading room. The shelves actually go around the corner! Some of my favorite authors are: Glen Williamson (He was my dad!), … Continue reading

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A New Day

Today is a new day… Yesterday was an extremely busy day! I went to the gym in the morning. My first time to go in the morning, I always go in the afternoon. I’m just not a morning person, but … Continue reading

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Dogs: My Best Friends Part IV

Bernie is our watch dog today. He’s strictly an outside dog. He’s a St Bernard, but not a pure bred. I love him and I’ve posted about him before but since I’ve been writing about all of our dogs I thought I’d … Continue reading

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Going Back or Going Ahead

Going back to normal or going ahead to normal? Christmas decorations are being put away. Oh what a job that is! The Christmas tree is already down and is back out in the pole barn. Our son, Ted, helped Jerry … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Advent

This evening we went to the Christmas Eve service. It was very good. It began with the children’s bell choir. They played two songs, it was really cute and they did a good job. Be sure to click on the … Continue reading

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