Tag Archives: friends

Mary Lou

When I was 9 years old a remarkable woman came into my life.   She  was the mother of someone I would eventually become best friends with for more than 50 years.   I had been invited to my friend’s … Continue reading

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A Poem

I received this from a friend.  My apologies to the author who was not identified.   My blogger friends of-a-certain-age will hopefully enjoy this as I did. Long ago and far away, in a land that time forgot, Before the … Continue reading

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Peaceful Personality?

This morning I discovered a voicemail that was received last night after I had gone to bed.  My long-distance friend was upset with me  because I had failed to comment on a facebook posting about her life-threatening surgery.  I feel … Continue reading

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Six Word Saturday

Friends upset Grandkids asleep I’m tired

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Monthly Peace Challenge

The Beatles were wrong. There I’ve said it even though I never thought I would disagree with those 4 adorable boys from the 60’s. What I have learned from the past (almost) 42 years of marriage is….. it takes more … Continue reading

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keeping the book….

After my mom passed away in 2005,  we were sorting through her things and I found a book that I had given her for Mother’s Day.  It was called “Harvest of Bittersweet” by Pat Leimbach, who was a farm wife … Continue reading

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Five Minute Friday: Friends

Friends are forever. Some of my best friends I have known for more than 50 years and some of my friends I have known for a few months.  Time doesn’t matter in a friendship; it’s the connection.   Most of … Continue reading

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Six Word Saturday

Thankful for help                                                   From my friends

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Daily Writing prompt: Lonely

Mr. Lonely Listen to Bobby Vinton’s voice break as he sings.  This is one of the saddest songs I know.  It takes me back to 1964.  It was the end of junior high school and almost the beginning of high school. … Continue reading

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My Happy List E-X-P-A-N-D-S

Again I am blown away by comments and information from fellow bloggers and  friends.  I was hoping to expand  My Happy (play) List by hearing the music that others cherish and play over and over again.   So a former … Continue reading

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