Category Archives: Tim

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, Shauna

Happy Birthday, Shauna, my Canadian daughter-in-law! My son’s wife.  My traveling daughter-in-law! I never know where in the world you’re going to be or where in the world you are! You have a very exciting life and position! Sometimes you even travel here! Not as … Continue reading

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Duke, Heidi and Molly…etc

I love dogs. Most of you know I love dogs. Here are three of the best, now living: Duke, a Dalmation, lives in Colorado. Molly, a Yellow Labrador Retriever,  lives in South Carolina. Heidi, a Yellow Lab Husky, now lives … Continue reading

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A Day To Honor… And Remember…

September 4, 2013 was a day to remember both my mother and my sister, Lorraine. It was the day of the memorial service for Mother and it was the day that one year ago Lorraine suddenly died. So it was … 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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The Gang’s Here…minus a third…

Our Canadian family arrived on time! There are now 10 grandchildren here! South Carolina, Saskatchewan, Canada and Michigan are represented. Illinois is still to come…  We have turned the garage into a dining room! It worked great! We’ll just add … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Tim

Happy Birthday, Tim! Our American/Canadian son! You went north/west to Saskatchewan to go to school and you never looked back! You met Shauna and the rest is history! You’ve only come back to the US to Michigan to visit! You’re … Continue reading

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Our Retirement Home

Well, here we are in our last home. Our retirement home. We’ve already lived here 16 years! Yes, we’re getting old. I can’t believe it. For the most part I don’t feel old but then every once in a while … Continue reading

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Family Home

Our family was growing and we needed more room! We finally put our beginner home on the market and began looking for a bigger house or land to build another house. We found two acres of land, lots of trees … Continue reading

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Beginner Home

Our first house was a small beginner house.  I loved it.     It was built by Jerry with the help of brothers, Jim and Bob, brother-in-law, Roger, and a few others, myself included.   Jerry began building in April … Continue reading

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