Many of my ~ahem~ older spark peeps will remember just six years ago (I joined SP in January 2009) when my first grand baby, Lucy Ann, was born.
It was a life-changing event in our family, as it is for all, come to think of it.
First we took William and Lucy on a day trip...rode the train to Providence, our nearest city, to walk around the capital building and the river, ending up at a huge mall, mostly for lunch and the air-conditioning.
The kids are already asking ... Read more
My 3 grandkids are leaving for a week in NH on Saturday.
I am leaving on Tuesday for two weeks on the beautiful island of Anguilla.
So when I get home on August 4th it will have been over two weeks si... Read more
I may just have a touch of SAD, like so many of my friends here...I am so much happier when I can get outside into the glorious sun every day.
We have a small garden plot that, thank goodness, my dear man is managing on his own this summer, al... Read more
Oh, believe me, we have spent months (and by we I mean all 4 of his children, his neighbor who brings him his mail, his grandsons and granddaughter) trying to help him understand that he is being ripped off by these sweepstakes scams.
He refus... Read more
Jack turned 91 a few days ago- still living in his own home, with much support, mostly from my daughter and my dear man (his sibs live out of state or just don't care).
He is ready to die (sometimes he wishes he would) and he has had CHF (cong... Read more
Here is Pearl, wearing her mac and cheese and sweet potatoes and applesauce lunch.
She is mad because I won't turn on the TV (I strictly limit it as she is not even two) even though she is following me around saying 'Elmo, Elmo, Elmo'.
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(Part one blog about my recent trip to Central and Eastern Europe).
It was so very different from anywhere else on earth I have been,
it was like a movie- so very beautiful and exotic.
The city (home to TWENTY million ... Read more