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Not really political, just a gift
Thursday, November 10, 2016      9 comments

Sometimes the gifts from our children touch us. Below is what My son posted on Facebook yesterday. I am touched, humbled and proud. I've been avoiding FB the last 18 hours or so and think I will probably take a fb holiday for the next f... Read more
New Granddaughter pictures
Monday, October 24, 2016      10 comments

We just returned from a wonderful 10 day visit with DS, DDIL and DGD. We got to see here go down the big kids slide for the first time. The first picture is her climbing up to the slide. The next two are different views of her Halloween costu... Read more
A new treatment for depression
Saturday, June 11, 2016      14 comments

Imagine waking up one beautiful spring morning and feeling a grey fog invade your heart, mind and energy. Your zest for living ebbs, your relationships with loved ones wither, your ability to perform every day tasks dissipates. And somehow... Read more
Our Christmas this year
Wednesday, December 16, 2015      11 comments

We are an blessed family as my DD pointed it. We all are in financial situations to meet our needs and many of our wants. She suggested and received 100 % agreement to not give each other gifts this year. We each have chosen a charity and ask th... Read more
Loves of my life
Thursday, November 05, 2015      7 comments

Two of my favorite people... DH and DGD... Read more
Tuesday, November 03, 2015      8 comments

I do have a tad of SAD (seasonal affective disorder). Actually knowing that is a big help. It means once November hits I need to be aware of the importance of light for me....light from my light box, light on sunny days and connecting to that wh... Read more
Can she get any cuter?
Wednesday, September 30, 2015      8 comments

OK, I admit that I am a doting grandmother, especially when I realize all my blogs since her birth have been about our DGD. But, honestly, doesn't this picture just make you smile! ... Read more
Fathers Day
Wednesday, June 24, 2015      8 comments

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Holiday Joy and new pictures of granddaughter
Thursday, January 01, 2015      13 comments

We spent 8 days with DS's family in D.C. including a houseful of 14 family members on Christmas day. We also celebrated our DGD's first birthday. Here are just two pictures. I will be posting more later from the wonderful family photo shoot DS... Read more
More granddaughter pictures
Monday, November 17, 2014      13 comments

This is from our visit in Sept, ... Read more
Easy idea (from DH) to measure serving size
Thursday, October 16, 2014      7 comments

Recently my DH had a great idea. He bought a set of inexpensive of measuring cups and spoons. There are many foods that I eat often and that I always use the same amount. For instance, my oatmeal box now has a 1/2 measure in it. My ground f... Read more
How Yoga is changing me
Sunday, September 14, 2014      8 comments

Today my husband and I went to a political event (we live in Iowa, so there are plenty of political events.) This one was an annual steak fry that one of our senators sponsors. We were there to help support a PAC that is working for clean energ... Read more
Wonderful time with family
Sunday, July 27, 2014      11 comments

Our DS and DDIL are moving to a brandnew house next week. We have been helping them pack and watching the baby. Thought you'd like to see my way of helping. Sleepin... Read more
Visit with Granddaughter
Wednesday, July 23, 2014      8 comments

See pictures in previous entries .... she is still just as cute, if not cuter. She recently had a bout with a viral illness that she successfully fought off herself. She is seven month old and a total charmer.... smiles, laughs, coos and "talk... Read more
New Pictures of Granddaughter - 6 mos old
Tuesday, June 24, 2014      10 comments

I am loving turning over Wi... Read more

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