Category Archives: Friends

Hollywood Boulevard – Part 2

In Part 1 of Hollywood Boulevard, we covered how George and I ventured to Hollywood and Vine to meet my online writer friend, Cait Reynolds. I shared photos of some of the sidewalk stars with the names of famous old-time … Continue reading

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Down the Rabbit Hole Part 3 – Mediastenoscopy and The Beach Boys Concert at Lowell High School Reunion

  Hello readers. Part 2 of this blog series covered our first visit with the thoracic surgeon, another biopsy, and celebrating 40 years of marriage. Another Procedure Monday, October 17, 2016:  Dr. G performed a mediastenoscopy by making a small incision … Continue reading

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Blessings For All Seasons

“Write your hurts in the sand. Carve your blessings in stone.” ~ Anonymous Wow! As I reflect back on 2017, I’m amazed at all the blessings. Too many to count, that’s for sure. Thank you, Susie Lindau, for hosting THE BLESSED … Continue reading

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Favorite Vintage Toys of My Readers – Super Ball, Sparkle Plenty Doll and More

I love my readers and I love hearing what interests you, so today’s post features some of my readers’ favorite vintage toys. Some of these toys have stood the test of time and are bound to be classics. First, I’d … Continue reading

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When Laughing Isn’t Appropriate

Have you ever been in a situation when something struck you as awfully funny, but laughter wasn’t kosher for that time and place? Seems like it happens to the best of us. I don’t have a photo of the worship … Continue reading

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Susie Strong!

To Susie, awesome blogger at Susie Lindau’s Wild Ride, As you recover from surgery, please know we are thinking of you, praying for you, and cheering you on to a full recovery, sweet friend. Friends all over the blogosphere have … Continue reading

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Trippy Hippie Party – Photo Essay

It’s a trip hippie party! Owrrrr! Can you dig it? My hubby, George, turned 60 in July. Our daughter ‘Lily’ and her husband threw him a big old honkin’ party with a hippie theme. The ‘cool’ people wore funky threads, … Continue reading

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The Making of a Leather Breastplate

Last week I shared the inspiration behind Stephanie Jefferson’s novel, PRINCESS KANDAKE – Warrior By Choice….Appointed to Rule. If you missed it, you can read it here. Today, I’d like to cover the fascinating process Stephanie went through to make the leather breastplate … Continue reading

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