Category Archives: Pam and Gene

Saying Good-bye and Renewing Friendships

Today I said “Good-bye” to my cousin, Erma. It was time…she was 95 years young. But it’s hard to say good-bye, even when they’re older. She was a cousin on my dad’s side of the family. Her mother lived to … Continue reading

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Pearl Harbor

Oh my, every American citizen should visit Pearl Harbor. It was the most sobering experience I’ve ever had. I was a little girl about 5 years old when this devastating day occurred and thrust us into World War II so I don’t … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary, Pam and Gene

Happy Anniversary, Pam and Gene! 31 years it is! It was fun celebrating on our Hawaiian trip. First of all at the luau. I already posted about that… Then on board our cruise liner: Pride of America, we celebrated the … Continue reading

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Catch Up: Birthdays and Anniversary

There are two reasons why I’m behind with birthdays and anniversaries. The first reason is because I went on a trip to Hawaii. While I was on board the cruise ship I didn’t have internet. The second reason is because … Continue reading

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My Last Farewell

The morning after Mother’s memorial service we, Jerry, Pam, Gene and I, headed for Washington. Mother’s ashes were to be buried with Dad’s at Stanwood, Washington. I just can’t believe both of my parents are gone. Jerry and Gene loading … Continue reading

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Chinese Outside

We’ve stopped in Minneapolis, Minnesota for the evening and night. It’s been good to relax and unwind. We ordered Chinese for supper: beef and broccoli, sweet and sour pork, etc. and sat at a table outside our motel to eat. … Continue reading

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Washington

One of my favorite states! I love the west side of the mountains.   It seemed like a long drive today but I was anxious to get to Stanwood, to the cemetery where my dad has been since January 2006 … Continue reading

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Utah

We entered Utah and drove for miles across barren land. Oh my!         But then we came to mountains again.     Beautiful mountains!         Some huge boulders look like their balanced on top … Continue reading

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Colorado

We left Castle Rock and drove west. Oh my, the Rocky Mountains are so beautiful! These pictures won’t even begin to show the beauty of the mountains.       I loved how these white clouds came sneaking up behind … Continue reading

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Pikes Peak

In 1964 Jerry and I took our three children (three at that time) to Colorado to visit my parents. They took us to see many beautiful sights. One was Pikes Peak. Here we are freezing to death! Teddy was two … Continue reading

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