Spring Break Fun

I realized yesterday that my one year 'Blog-aversary' had taken place on March 26th, 2015! Interestingly, I never received notification from WordPress of this momentous occasion! There used to be an "awards" tab, or page on my stats page. I do not see it anymore. Is it just me or… am I really not here? … Continue reading Spring Break Fun

Vacation Bliss

My vacation with our daughter and two granddaughters was fabulous! Here is a quick share: Arianna feeding our neighbor horse We had great waves on the beach! Arianna and Maleah loved it! Maleah, Ronda, Arianna, and Papa on the Pensacola Beach Pier I will be back tomorrow. Thanks for peeking in on me to see … Continue reading Vacation Bliss

Gratitude Sunday–Family

Visit Colline's blog to be part of her gratitude project. Today, I reflect and say that I am grateful for family.  I have both of my daughters visiting right now and family is of paramount importance.  We have two additional daughters and a son.  This is our blended family – yours, mine, and ours. With … Continue reading Gratitude Sunday–Family

My Daughter–My Friend

  It seems only a few years ago, A tiny delicate lass - Burst into my life with a wail and a scream. Hello beautiful. Long in limb and tall in stature, All blond hair and curls tumbling down. Emerald eyes - a gazelle, a graceful beauty - Independent even then. Mothers and daughters share … Continue reading My Daughter–My Friend

Silver Memories

My mother died when I was three years old, and my father was not capable of taking care of me. Having nowhere else to go, I lived with my elderly grandparents. I did not see my father often in those days. As a young child, I remember wondering what he was like. He was a … Continue reading Silver Memories