Category Archives: Food and Wine

Who does not enjoy food and wine? We do and these posts deal with food and wine experiences.

I Survived Thanks To A Wonderful Woman And Fantastic Memories!

Grief makes one hour ten. – Shakespeare Well, Sue had her birthday, and we all survived.  The day was filled with beautiful memories of a fantastic person who enjoyed life and gave of herself every moment.  The number of people … Continue reading

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More Work; Getting Closer; Dinner!

“Those we love can never be more than a thought away, for as long as there’s a memory they live in our hearts to stay.” We were members of museums everywhere, and one of our favorites was The Bowers in … Continue reading

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8,000 Steps And I Did Not Leave The House!

There are things that we don’t want to happen but have to accept, things we don’t want to know but have to learn, and people we can’t live without but have to let go. ~ Author Unknown We had so … Continue reading

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Busy Is As Busy Does!

“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 Early in our marriage, … Continue reading

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Working Hard And Not Accomplishing Very Much!

“Life is not the way it is supposed to be. It is the way it is. The way you cope with it is what makes the difference.” – Virginia Satir Sue loved libraries, botanical gardens, and museums and went all … Continue reading

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I’M Tearing It Up!

“The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.” – Marcus Tullius Cicero Trains! Choo Choos! She loved them all.  Every year we would go on at least one train ride somewhere.  Santa Barbara to visit … 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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The Weekend Has Begun; I Am Ready!

Sue, you were are a special gift from the heavens. Your smile warmed my heart, and your presence made me whole. I love you today and forever! When it comes to family, Sue was the greatest.  She loved the kids … Continue reading

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It Was Ten Weeks Ago Today When My World Collapsed!*

Why does it take a minute to say hello and forever to say goodbye? We were part of the “regulars” at Disneyland every Saturday night.  We would dine at Catal and then head off to dance at the Carnation Plaza … Continue reading

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Hello Sunday!

You have no idea of the amount of happiness you brought into my life and the lives of others. Sue was a secret planner!  She put together a trip to the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway to celebrate Carri and Greg’s … Continue reading

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