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Blogs I Follow
- Real Surfers
- Childhood Memories of growing up in the 1950s and 1960s.
- The Brick House
- Enchanted Seashells by Princess Rosebud
- Sean of the South
- Writing By Laura
- Kaggsy's Bookish Ramblings
- Writing and Illustrating
- The Bipolar Writer Mental Health Blog
- What's Nonfiction?
- Grab the Lapels
- Fatima Fakier
- Roth Poetry
- Smorgasbord Blog Magazine
- Extraordinary Sunshine Weaver
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Monthly Archives: May 2012
Charm Bracelets, Mothers, and Daughters
“During the 1950′ and 1960’s, the charm bracelet was a must-have accessory for girls.” ….it was the story of your life. At least for a little while. My bracelet was a Christmas present in 1963. It came with one charm … Continue reading
Posted in My Life Tagged blog, boomer blog, bracelets, charms, family, grandmothers and granddaughters, life, love, mothers and daughters, personal, relationships, the 1960's 18 Comments
Everyone into the pool!
Wait a minute… there must be some mistake. The pool is full of…. Well…. Very mature ladies…… There are 3 of us who do not have totally gray hair…. One is the instructor. The other lady is an acquaintance and … Continue reading
Posted in My Life Tagged aging, exercise, life, mature swimmers, Swim, water aerobics 1 Comment
Up in Smoke
They were perfect in every way. So soft from many washings, full coverage including feet, and my favorite color – yellow. That’s why the disaster that befell my favorite pair of pajamas was so devastating. One bitterly cold, wintry night, … Continue reading
It’s never too late to improve
My husband says this all the time…. Someone asks him how he is doing…. “Well there is always room for improvement!” he shouts back. It became sort of a joke between us for awhile until I decided to put the … Continue reading
Posted in My Life Tagged aging, blog, health, improvement, life, retirement 1 Comment