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Life can change in a minute
Monday, February 19, 2018      20 comments

One of those adorable five month old boys, my sister’s great GS, I mentioned in my last blog about our big family party last Sunday ...the happy baby, not the cranky born with a slight lung issue and spent a few weeks in the hosp... Read more
Shame on me!
Saturday, February 17, 2018      15 comments

For not blogging, that is. Life has been a whirlwind lately...I am sure you understand. emoticon Last weeke... Read more
The best team won (said the Patriot’s fan)!
Thursday, February 08, 2018      9 comments

Congratulations to the Philadelphia Eagles and all their happy fans for a well played season and amazing Super Bowl victory! Watching the celebrations in Philadelphia today, where they actually closed schools and government offices, made me v... Read more
Sweet William
Monday, February 05, 2018      16 comments

Just a few pix of my grandson, who has my dear man, Papa, wrapped around his little 7 year old finger. ... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Just a little friendly competition
Tuesday, January 30, 2018      17 comments

SP put together a little challenge ahead of the Super Bowl between the New England Patriots sparking fans and the poor Eagles SP fans, who will not even know what hit them this Sunday. ... Read more
Water, water everywhere!
Sunday, January 28, 2018      11 comments

Yes, it is raining here today but only for the morning they say so I may get out for a Sunday walk later...should be our warmest day in months! ... Read more
Enjoying the 5% Winter Challenge
Tuesday, January 23, 2018      13 comments

As I have said before, I have ZERO competitive bones in my body. But I needed something, anything, to change things up in this, my ninth year on SP. After several friends invited me to the challenge I decided to give it a try. We are in th... Read more
Really? Two weeks since I blogged?
Saturday, January 13, 2018      18 comments

Shame on me! emoticon Not that anything huge is happening in my life. I am the opposite of a competitive person ... Read more
A few things need to change in 2018!
Sunday, December 31, 2017      19 comments

I weighed in this morning...177. Last year, 12/31/16...178. I noticed my weight reports graph was zig-zagging slowly down the first six months of the year to a low of 170. Then I didn’t weigh in as often and it slowly zigzagged back up, a... Read more
Thank you, Disneyland!
Friday, December 29, 2017      13 comments

I am so happy everything has been working out for my favorite family on their great adventure to California. (See my last few blogs to see why this is so huge.) We FaceTimed last night and the kids were beside themselves with joy. They are o... Read more
A few more pix of California trip
Thursday, December 28, 2017      16 comments

My three grands are out west with mommy and daddy on their first true family vacation; airplane ride; Disneyland; visiting family. ... Read more
And they’re off!
Wednesday, December 27, 2017      14 comments

So happy to report that my son and amazing DIL pulled it themselves and three kids out of bed at 3:30 in the morning on Christmas night, drove almost two hours to Boston, parked the car, checked a car seat and made it on the 7:10 fligh... Read more
Gingerbread houses
Sunday, December 24, 2017      17 comments

Making gingerbread houses with children takes a lot of planning and preparation (and clean-up!) but this tradition is so much fun, plus it gives the children’s families a full day off right before Christmas to get some crucial things done. ... Read more
No surprises at Dana Farber
Thursday, December 21, 2017      17 comments

My son, Patrick, went to Boston for his post-op appointment yesterday to hear the results of the biopsy on the lump they removed from his lung. It was indeed cancer but tiny and localized, they got all of it and it was ‘just’ a piece of his ... Read more
Happy Sunday!
Sunday, December 17, 2017      15 comments

I have picked up a respiratory infection and have been laid low for a few days.🤧 Very drippy and with an horrendous cough, but at least I am feeling a bit better today. I managed to wrap all the gifts I have bought so far and write up all m... Read more

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