Category Archives: Family

My 2015 Christmas Letter

With the possible exception of one or two years, I’ve written a letter to enclose with my Christmas cards for the last 33 years. Well, this was one of those exception years. I have a few good reasons, but then “good” … Continue reading

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The Magic of 1219

Today is 12/19, and I’d like to share with you why I think those numbers have a bit of magic: The house where I spent most of my childhood, where my parents lived when I was born and where I … Continue reading

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Month of Thanks Giving: Day 26 (Life Goes On)

On this first Thanksgiving without my mom, thoughts and memories of her will fill all of our hearts and minds. Yesterday, I pulled out several of her favorite recipes, and as I measured flour and sugar, as I chopped pecans … Continue reading

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Month of Thanks Giving: Day 6 (Fridays!!)

My first thought when I woke to the unwelcome sound of “Silk” on my iPhone (the gentlest alarm tone I could find to barge-in on my dreams) was: TGIF!! So, today, as on every sixth day of the week, I’m … Continue reading

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In Celebration of My Siblings

I didn’t even know there was such a thing as National Siblings Day, but thanks to my cousin’s post on Facebook, I now know that April 10 is, according to Wikipedia, “a holiday recognized annually in some parts of the … Continue reading

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