Category Archives: World

Happy Anniversary

Happy Anniversary to Jerry and me! 55 years! We’re still in love!!! Our wedding day, Saturday, June 13, 1959. Today is Friday, June 13, 2014. I’m not a superstitious person, it’s a good thing…otherwise our day could be ruined with worry. … Continue reading


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Our Dream Fulfilled

Way back in early 1959 as Jerry and I were dreaming of our lives together, I said I wanted us to travel the world, like my parents had done!  Jerry stated, in a matter of fact tone, that first of … Continue reading

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Wow, a huge job almost finished! Yesterday Pam and Gene were both on the scaffolding finishing the west side of the house. This morning they used it to do the upper half side of the garage. Then it was returned … Continue reading

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Hans – A Brief Encounter

Hans is tall and slender with a Scandinavian accent and is from Sweden. His pure white hair, or is he a true blond (?), is long and tied in a pony tail. He’s 62 years old, divorced but best friends … Continue reading

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More Fun

My last post I showed us with our Chinese friends having a cookout with our friends, Larry and Rose. I had trouble placing pictures where I wanted them so I’ve made it into two posts. Picture 1 & 2 are … Continue reading

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Haleigh, one of my granddaughter’s, is sponsoring a little girl in Ethiopia, Africa. Today is Tizita’s 10th birthday. Haleigh had a birthday party for her, even though Tizita is in Africa and we’re here in Michigan. We were invited along … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 10 Canada Sask. – Manitoba

Today was our last day in Canada. We’ve had a great time sharing this special time in Annie’s life, and in being with our Canadian kids and grandkids! Life is good. Good-byes are hard. We had a big breakfast altogether … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 10 Canada Saskatchewan

A good time was had by all! These pictures are not in any particular order, just some great shots I want to share. Kaleb and his date at the graduation banquet. Nice, Kaleb!         We were eating … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 10 Canada Saskatchewan More Celebration of Annie

Annie and Daniel. They both look happy!     It was a  celebration where everyone came together to celebrate Annie. Her immediate family. Annie and her grandma’s.     Annie and her grandpa’s.       Grandpa Archer and Annie! … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 10 Canada Saskatchewan, Wind Blown

Before we left the camp today son, Tim, and I drove down to see how Tim’s cottage was taking the wind. This picture was taken from the backside. Not good.       Oh dear… There were branches all over … Continue reading

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