Category Archives: Michigan

Good Friends Are A Gift From God

Our good friends, Dean and Norma, came to our house for the weekend. It was a good relaxing weekend. For Dean and me, our friendship goes clear back to high school days in South Dakota. We both attended Wessington Springs … Continue reading

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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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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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What Is All The Noise?

Every spring we get dive bombed by small yellow airplanes! They fly just over the tops of the trees!  They are actually dropping tiny bits of corn cobs which are carrying some sort of repellent for mosquitoes. I’ve heard they kill … 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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Frogs and Dinosaurs

Armon, one of our grandson’s, came over today right after lunch and will be staying over night and going home after church or dinner tomorrow. We’ve had a good time this afternoon. When I asked what he’d like to do … Continue reading

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If I were a Florida person…

I’m a four seasons person. I like spring, in fact, I love late spring! The early flowers blooming, birds returning, putting away winter coats… Ah yes, I love late spring.    Here are twin fawns who were born beside our pond … Continue reading

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