JAVAGAL47
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The Brick
Wednesday, November 23, 2016      11 comments

You may have seen this before, it was new to me. A great message!! A young and successful executive was traveling down a neighborhood street, going a bit too fast in his new Jaguar. He was watching for kids da... Read more
Thank God for Old People
Thursday, September 08, 2016      15 comments

Just got this in my email and thought it cute, but quite true! OLD PERSONíS PRIDE Actually, it's not a bad thing to be called, as you will see. Old People are easy to spot at sporting events; during the playing of the National Anthe... Read more
Updates
Tuesday, July 26, 2016      11 comments

It has been a while since I last filled you in on my doings. I am still battling swollen legs and feet with lots of discomfort. Doc. gave me Lasix so had to make lots of bathroom trips, but was no help for swelling. On a happy side...I w... Read more
Memories
Monday, July 11, 2016      8 comments

This has been around before I am sure, but it may be new to some. ENJOY: Children of "The Greatest Generation" A Short Memoir Born in the 1930s and early 40s, we exist as a very special age cohort. (I was born in '29) ... Read more
True friends
Saturday, June 04, 2016      15 comments

I am overwhelmed with the interest and love shown by my dear Spark friends. I do mention often the uncertainty of my health condition and how you all respond is amazing to me. Yesterday I was looking for an email I had gotten before (not a Spark... Read more
Update
Monday, May 30, 2016      14 comments

I "dun" did it again! Wrote a whole update then lost it! Just letting you know things are much better today. Bottom still hurts. does not like for me to bend forward. Left knee does a lot of popping which is scary as I wonder if it is goin... Read more
MIRROR MIRROR ON THE WALL, DID YOU SEE WHAT MADE ME FALL??
Sunday, May 29, 2016      12 comments

I think some of you know I have been experiencing a lot of pain from a pressure sore on my tail bone. 'tis very hard to find a position that is least painful. Sitting all day has many disadvantages. though I am thankful that I can get around w... Read more
Avoiding hazards
Sunday, May 15, 2016      15 comments

Most of you know I have been planting various herbs & some veggies in my Garden Tower Planter. I was filling my new one with potting soil when I misjudged how much room my chair wheels had before they would slip off the sidewalk. (about a ... Read more
WORDS OF WISDOM FOR ALL
Wednesday, April 27, 2016      20 comments

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___ SIX TINY STORIES WITH "GREAT MEANINGS" {1} Once all villagers decided to pray for rain, on the day of prayer all the people gathered, but only one boy came with an umbrella. That's FA... Read more
Flowers for the living
Sunday, April 24, 2016      10 comments

Flower Delivery http://pixdaus.com/files/ite
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Inspired by: MTN_KITTEN
Thursday, January 28, 2016      16 comments

Reading MTN_KITTEN's blog got me thinking about past experiences and how they affected my life: I was born with a weakness in my knees. No gym for me or running, skating, dancing, etc. That made it difficult for a young person, never being... Read more
The Silence is Deafining
Tuesday, January 26, 2016      15 comments

After enjoying a house full of family, it is now way too quiet. Some of you know that my son in law came to stay with me when my daughter went on vacation to Belize. (sp?) He was married to the daughter we lost some time ago. It was bitter swee... Read more
Better be safe than sorry
Thursday, January 21, 2016      14 comments

This may have been around before but needs to be read again WRITTEN BY A COP: Everyone should take 5 minutes to read this. It may save your life or a loved one's life. In daylight hours, refresh yourself of these things ...to do... Read more
"Who Let the Dogs Out?"
Thursday, January 14, 2016      11 comments

Well, tried to get a musical note to add to the title to no avail. OK, as I was getting my breakfast ready, I heard a dog yipping. Looked out and there was a dog that looked very much like my Archie, (in fact I checked to see if he was in the... Read more
AS I AGE, I REALIZE THAT:
Monday, January 11, 2016      17 comments

1. I talk to myself, because sometimes I need expert advice. 2. Sometimes I roll my eyes out loud. 3. I don't need anger management. I need people to stop pissing me off. 4. My people skills are just fine. It's my tolerance of ... Read more

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