Category Archives: Family

Activities involving family/extended family.

Five Months Today; Every Day Gets Better!

What do you call a noodle that doesn’t drink? Soba. Yes, indeed, it has been five special months since we tied the knot, and things get better every day! We worked in the office and then went to Mary’s PT … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas 2021

It’s not how much we give but how much love we put into giving. OMG, Mary was up at 2:00 AM, 3:15 AM, 4:00 AM, 5:30 AM, and finally, 6:30 AM, looking for Santa. At 6:31 AM, I put a … Continue reading

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Christmas Minus One!!

If at least two family members remain incarcerated, we won’t have to put the leaf in the table. When I got up this morning, it was raining so hard the animals were starting to pair up. Scout wanted out, of … Continue reading

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Yeah Yeah Winter Started Today!

Instead of giving gifts this year, I will give everyone my opinion? Get ready for some real surprises! Mary, my dear,  “What is a Christmas tree’s favorite candy?”  With great restraint, I blurted out, “Orna-mints.”  Mary just mumbled, “He wakes … Continue reading

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Today We Celebrate Paul’s 77th Birthday!

Paul: “Doctor Mary, I get heartburn every time I eat birthday cake.” Doctor Mary: “Next time, take off the candles.” Today we celebrate, and we start by getting everything ready for this afternoon’s wild party.  The dancing girls arrived a … Continue reading

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Friday Has Arrived; I Know This Because I Saw The Trash Truck!

Christmas is doing a little something extra for someone. I have one thought for this morning after listening to the news! We were up at 6:00 AM and continued decorating the tree until 8:00 AM when I took Mary to … Continue reading

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Go Here; Go There: On The Go!

It was the day before my birthday, and all through the house, the damned mice were giggling!  What’s going on?? We arose to face the new day with smiles on our faces! What should we do today? How about finishing … Continue reading

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Rain Rain Stay All Day; We Need It Badly!

As Dad used to say, “It’s coming down like a cow pissing on a flat rock!” We were awakened by the downpour around 4:00 AM and stayed in bed listening to the rain until it was time to rise at … Continue reading

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The Packard Club, The Reidy Museum, And Dancing (Another FULL Day)

The worst gift is a fruitcake. There is only one fruitcake in the entire world, and people keep sending it to each other. Mary is a member of the International Packard Club and today is their annual Christmas Luncheon.  Today … Continue reading

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Our Annual Christmas Play Was A Hit!

Christmas is a baby shower that went totally overboard. We just worked around the house before having to get cleaned up to head to Claremont and the Candlelight Dinner Theater; this will be my 31st year and I only missed … Continue reading

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