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Busy, Busy, Busy

Monday, December 15, 2014      1 comments

Well, in the last week and a day I haaven't really had time to do anything except prepare for and enjoy company, do some shopping, and try to get some things done for Christmas. My company came up from coastal, N.C. and I had a small d... Read more


Tuesday, December 02, 2014      2 comments

Sunday was my grandboy's tenth birthday; so, he picked where he wanted to have lunch (Max and Erma's where we usually get terrible food and worse service) and what kind of cake he wanted (devils food with chocolate icing with hershey's kisses ar... Read more

A New Book Club

Friday, November 21, 2014      3 comments

Yesterday I went to a book club meeting at a branch of the local library. It was actually the second time I had been to a meeting. Most of the people attending have been going for several years and the library is probably 12-15miles from my ho... Read more

More Wedding Celebration

Thursday, November 20, 2014      2 comments

Dinner was delicious, the cake was beautiful but the catering company served cake they brought and not the wedding cake. ( Needless to say the bride was not happy when she learned of that.) After dinner every one got maraccas or light u... Read more

The Celebration Continues

Wednesday, November 19, 2014      0 comments

After the mass and sacrament of marraige the trolleys came to pick up the guests and take us to the reception at The River House in St Augustine. The wedding party would follow after photos. We arrived and were shown to the patio wher... Read more

October 25,2014 Tracy Marries Michael

Friday, November 14, 2014      1 comments

The wedding day dawned bright and sunny! The wedding party was staying in a hotel different from the guests; so, we didn't see any of them before the wedding. The bride's aunt and I dressed and I got the early trolley provided by the bride an... Read more

More About the October 25th Wedding in St. Augustine, Fl.

Wednesday, November 05, 2014      3 comments

My friend, her son, and I went to the church ( the Basillica Cathedral in the old section of the city) and while we waited for the bride and bridesmaids ( funny thing, they got caught in traffic and also had to change in the cars) we marveled at... Read more

A Wonderful Wedding Weekend

Tuesday, October 28, 2014      2 comments

Thursday I flew to Jacksonville, Florida for the wedding of my daughter's best friend. Tracy has never been married before but her new husband has been but lost his wife, first to a stroke that left her in a vegatative state leaving him with 3... Read more

I Hate October

Thursday, October 16, 2014      2 comments

Ok, I know that so many of you will say, '' How can you hate October? The leaves are turning beautiful colors, there is football, the heat of the summer is past, etc, etc, etc. Well, here, where I live, the heat hasn't passed. The difference i... Read more

Belief in Angels

Tuesday, October 14, 2014      1 comments

I have always believed in angels. The first prayer that I ever learned was one to my gaurdain angel; Angel of GOD, my guardian dear, to whom God's love intrusts me here, ever this day be at my side to light, to guard, to lead, to guide. AMEN. ... Read more

Like the TV Commercial, We Celebrate Anything

Wednesday, October 08, 2014      1 comments

Anyone who has read previous blogs might already know that my grandboy is on the autism spectrum. Those who didn't know, well he is but is high functioning and verbal. That being said he is also unpredictable, as are many children not oit and... Read more

Another Year Makes Two

Monday, October 06, 2014      0 comments

Yesterday was two years since Ed died and I did really well for the most part. The fact that my friend, Larry, took me to dinner and to a movie on saturday helped. I went to Panaras and got some soup and looked at shoes and walked around the ... Read more

The 3 R's

Friday, October 03, 2014      1 comments

No, not reading, riting ,and rithmetic but Roanokers Residing in Richmond! Last night was a dinner at the Richmond Country Club for Roanokers who live in Richmond (but actually for any one who used to live in Roanoke or still does live there an... Read more

Difficult Week

Wednesday, October 01, 2014      2 comments

Tomorrow is the second anniversary of the attack that took Ed's life. The date of his death although the death certificate says October 5th, the day we turned off life support. He was gone on the 2nd but when I got to the hospital he was alrea... Read more

Calypso Nuts

Friday, September 26, 2014      1 comments

The Calypso Nuts Troprock duo(trio at times like last night) were in town and friends and I went to hear them. They were terrific, especially since Brad was playing sax with them last night. They had some new songs that were better than on th... Read more

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