Category Archives: Working Around House

Summer Is Just Three Weeks Away!

“We do not have to rely on memories to recapture the spirit of those we have loved and lost – they live within our souls in some perfect sanctuary which even death cannot destroy.” – Nan Witcomb For many years, … Continue reading

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Memorial Day, A Time To Remember!

“Those we love don’t go away, they walk beside us every day. Unseen, unheard, but always near; still loved, still missed and very dear.” – Anonymous We traveled and saw the world, this picture below is from our twenty-two-day cruise … Continue reading

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Sunday Has Arrived Right On Schedule!

Don’t cry because it’s over; smile because it happened. – Dr. Seuss Thirty-plus years ago, Sue brought me an advertisement from the local paper about a “Christmas Play” at a dinner theater in Montclaire.  It looked interesting, so we went.  … Continue reading

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Sliding Toward The Weekend!

“Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. – From an Irish headstone.” We were blessed with a beautiful family, albeit it blended!  Our oldest Great Grandchild is Lilly, daughter of our … Continue reading

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Movie Night With Miss Robin!

“Those we love don’t go away; they walk beside us every day.” – Unknown Disneyland was our middle name.  When Sue’s cancer was diagnosed in October 1997, I immediately got us annual passes because it was the “Happiest Place On … Continue reading

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Back To Work!

The song is ended, but the melody lingers on! – Irving Berlin My bride always had great ideas, and when she found out her reunion committee for her 50th anniversary was having financial issues and was considering a DJ, she … Continue reading

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Another Busy Day!

“It hurts when they’re gone.  When they’re gone, the world turns upside down, and you’re left holding on, trying not to fall off.” – Walter Mosley I taught Sue to dance in the late 1980s, and she loved it.  She … Continue reading

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Big Changes Today! I Hope I Did OK!

It takes strength to make your way through grief, to grab hold of life, and let it pull you forward – Patti Davis. We were playing golf in Sedona as we planned to stay a week and play various courses.  … Continue reading

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Am I Having A Mid-Week Crisis Or Is This Just Normal?

“Grief is not a disorder, a disease, or a sign of weakness. It is an emotional, physical, and spiritual necessity, the price you pay for love. The only cure for grief is to grieve.” – Earl Grollman It has now … Continue reading

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Tuesday, I Gets A Visitor!

“Gone from my sight, but never from my heart.” Sue was a fantastic chef, and the only one I ever knew who could make a five-course meal out of a box of soda crackers, a banana, and three mushrooms!  How … Continue reading

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