The Perfectly Imperfect Thanksgiving

Sometimes the perfect Thanksgiving is not the one where everything goes well, but the one where nearly everything goes wrong. This Thanksgiving was pretty much the latter. And as a family, we are deserving of a hearty pat on the back. When I arrive in Santa Clarita, my grand-daughter and Mommy [...]

Happy Easter

What a wonderful Easter Sunday. It was filled with fun, family, and festivities. I have just spent the day making six pages for the kids’ memory books. Easter looked a lot more like Christmas than Easter. This is because the twins have new beds and desks and I bought sheets, bedspreads, [...]

Auto Draft

Wow, I think I am ready or nearly ready for the family to arrive. The gifts are wrapped, and the house decorated. It has been a busy week with a therapy dog visit to the local library where young children read to Lucky and LuAnn on Saturday followed by our weekly visit to residents [...]

Easter Day - Norman Rockwell Perfect

Easer Day was indeed a Norman Rockwell perfect day with family attending early morning services in Hollywood at the Founders Metropolitan Church where our extended family member Reverend Pat served us all at Communion time and blessed us with a beautiful tribute to the Love that Makes a Family a Family.

Then it was back home to [...]

Holiday Time, Here and Gone

Both 2012 and the holidays are drawing to a close and I have not once wished I were on a Christmas Cruise to the Bahamas, which is a pretty good indication that all went smoothly. My son John Vincent and his wife, Rhea arrived on the evening of the 23rd. On the [...]