Category Archives: Family

Activities involving family/extended family.

Wednesday Is Hump Day Meaning Dancing Is Right Around The Corner

“Don’t count the days. Make the days count.” — Muhammed Ali What a beautiful morning, the weather is brisk, the sun is out, and the birds are flying backward to see where they have been!  Glorious!  First things first, of … Continue reading

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It’s The Tooth Of January And I Learned Something Important!

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop. – Confucius OK, what did I learn? Well, when signing a legal document, check or other financial instruments, DO NOT abbreviate 2020 as “20”!  If you … Continue reading

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The New Year Has Started

“The best is yet to come.” – Frank Sinatra It may sound silly, but I am going to drop a note to my mother and father every once in a while, even though mom has been gone for 30 years, … Continue reading

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Rain Rain Go Away… It’s Christmas Day

We woke up well-rested as we slept late!  After a twelve-hour marathon with family, we were dragging. A glance at the calendar, and it revealed zip, nada, nothing until 3:00 PM! We called our daughter in New Hampshire and she … Continue reading

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Santa Is On His Way!

Anyone who believes that men are the equal of women has never seen a man trying to wrap a Christmas present. Damn, I am just like a kid!  I could not sleep because I know he is coming today!  Right … Continue reading

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Our Baby Is Going Home!

Q: What would you call an elf who just has won the lottery?     A: Welfy. It’s 6:45 AM and I departed for Dr. Newman’s office to have a spot on the forehead checked.  The dermatologist is a regular stop … Continue reading

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75 Years And 1 Day; It’s Easier Than I Thought!

“The Supreme Court has ruled that they cannot have a nativity scene in Washington, D.C. This wasn’t for any religious reasons. They couldn’t find three wise men and a virgin.” It’s like falling off a log! One more day, and … Continue reading

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I Is Officially A Relic!

“You can’t fool me—there ain’t no Sanity Clause!” — Chico Marx It was cold this morning! We are talking about serious cold for the Los Angeles area!! Did You Know? It is often stated that the phrase originated from the … Continue reading

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Three Quarters Of A Century; Old As Dirt!

  “Three phrases that sum up Christmas are: Peace on Earth, Goodwill to Men, and Batteries not Included.” OK, I admit.  I will be 75 tomorrow, and I am celebrating by going to two doctor’s offices!  How do we celebrate, … Continue reading

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We Call It Family Day! They Call It The Christmas Play!

“There are three stages of man: he believes in Santa Claus; he does not believe in Santa Claus; he is Santa Claus.” — Bob Phillips The day we wait for every year! We invite family and friends to the Annual … Continue reading

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