Turning 60 is a milestone for most but in my family, I am the oldest female on my mother’s and father’s side. On my dad’s, I am the oldest of all. Pretty weird. Our family longevity isn’t the greatest. So to celebrate, we had a little party at my favorite mexican restaurant and then back… Continue reading Happy 60th to me.
Having quite a few family members who have served our great country especially my dear husband who served 20 years in the Navy, this day has special meaning to us. I lost a first cousin only a couple years ago due to Ataxia he incurred after serving 20 years. It totally destroyed his body and… Continue reading Happy Memorial Day
It’s been a difficult couple months since my sister died. Then my cousin died from my dad’s side. Both were the tethers to my past life. And now I feel adrift without an anchor. My cousin was born deaf and was sent to the school for the deaf in Riverside, Ca. Therefore, i rarely saw… Continue reading Memory Garden
I do apologize for my delay in posting. My sister has been ill and we lost her on March 9th. It has been devastating and difficult to adjust. She was the last link to our family. I’m trying to cope. Easter is really early this year. I had to wait until after St. Patricks Day… Continue reading Easter Joy
I love reading other people’s blogs, however some of their shopping picks are a little expensive in my opinion. I agree that certain furniture pieces need to be quality albeit I never intend to buy a $2000.00 couch even if I win the lottery. But accessories for your home change all the time and I… Continue reading Shopping Comparison
I have shown you a bit of my living room decorated for Easter. Now I thought I would share my dining room. Our daughter is grown and married and we have still given out Easter Baskets, however; I may be ending this trend as these are getting more and more complicated.
My sister and one of my best friends both got married on this special day. I met my husband on March 17th 2000. Our little town puts on a heck of St Patrick’s parade and the college students really get into it. They have the longest beard contest and everyone is decked out in cheap… Continue reading Lucky March 17th