Category Archives: Holidays

We love all of the holidays becuase it means we get to see the kids and grand kids and great grandkids

I Am Happy The 4th Is Behind Me!

The pain passes, but the beauty remains. – Pierre Auguste Renoir This weekend has been the worst for me since Sue passed.  It was her favorite, and it was just before her birthday month starts.  I must look like a … Continue reading

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So Many Wonderful Memories

“God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.” — J.M. Barrie She loved this holiday and always dressed accordingly.  Here she is at Old Ranch watching the kids on the water slides.  She just brightened up … 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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Mother’s Day Has Been VERY Different!

Courtesy of John P. Reed I still say I Love You, But now there’s no reply. I always feel your presence As if you never left my side. I remember your comforting voice. Now there’s not a sound. Only echoes … Continue reading

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Happy Easter To All And To All A Good Night! No, That’s Not Right!

Sweet Sue, I miss you every moment of every day. Every place I look, and everything I do, reminds me of the wonderful life we had together, operative word, together. This Easter is my first without you, and it will … 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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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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Never Did Monday Look So Good!

The main thing I want this Christmas is for someone to wake me up when it’s all over. My first Amazon purchase of the week!  Amy needs this! Thank You, Lord! Monday is here, and our collective carcasses can do … Continue reading

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One More Day And We Get To “Rest”

When I was a child, my family was so poor that at Christmas, we exchanged glances. OK, we can do this!  We will spend all day at Old Ranch Country Club, but that’s OK, we love the place! Time is … Continue reading

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Halloween Has Begun!

For Halloween we dressed up as almonds. Everyone could tell we were nuts. We went to Casina Enoteca in Newport for lunch and decided to do our first Halloween activity at Roger’s Gardens! One mile and we are at Roger’s. … Continue reading

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