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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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I Was Worth Praying For?

 Back in my childhood I was the third child of four. That’s not a very impressive spot in a family! This picture was taken on Mother’s Day, 1950. I was 12 years old. My older brother, Richard, Dad, Mother, my sister, Lorraine, me … 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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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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I Lived In A Chicken House?

I was in fifth grade. My family had just moved from East Peoria, Illinois to Waterloo, Iowa. We were living in Grandma’s house until we could find a house for us. It was a large boarding    house so Mother … 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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Uh…excuse me! I Have The Floor…

“Uh…excuse me! I have the floor!” Everyone stopped talking and looked at Ty! What was he talking about? “Grandma,” he looked right at me, “Do you remember that? You used to say that in Club 56 when you wanted our … 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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Happy Anniversary, Christy and Sean

  Happy Anniversary, Christy and Sean! Wow, twenty years already!         Five beautiful children ranging from 19 years next week to six years!   Life is so busy for you both so my hope is that you … Continue reading

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Ninety-nine and… Part I

Seventy and one years ago to the day! August 25, 1942 the doctor told my dad Corina would give birth to the baby. However, neither one of them would live. But…God had a different plan! August 25, 2013 William Claude, … Continue reading

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