Monthly Archives: December 2015

And a Birdy New Year

December 31 – When I looked out the window earlier this week to see what had happened overnight, as far as the snow goes, I found the back cement steps area absolutely covered with bird prints, some plain as day, … Continue reading

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Winter Memories

December 30 – So here I go to tell you about a few bits and pieces of our lives during the last couple weeks. Didn’t get much writing done except for that sent to family and friends and Christmas and … Continue reading

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So This is Christmas

December 29 – So Christmas season has arrived and departed once more, much more quickly, it seems than last year, but that was more quickly than the one before, and… I wonder if that has anything to do with aging, or … Continue reading

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A Kingsville Christmas

December 28 – Around Christmas, not all programs are given in the churches. School kids with their teachers always do a great job with their music and recitations! And so one evening recently we were invited to Kingsville to see … Continue reading

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Christmas Cantata

December 27 – Roughly two weeks ago our granddaughter Beckie picked us up after church and drove us to the Chapel Oaks Church where our son David and his family are members. The Christmas cantata, an annual event held there, … Continue reading

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Christmas Programs

December 26 – We attended several Christmas programs over the last week or so, one of them at the small school about 12 miles from us. With nine, yes I did say NINE students in various grades, plus one teacher, … Continue reading

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From My Childhood – Rag Curls

December 21 – Rag curls come to my mind in connection with Ma. Patiently she would wrap the thin strips of sheeting round and round each lock of hair, tying it tightly at the top so that when she was … Continue reading

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More Birds Than Alfred Hitchcock

December 17 – Didn’t expect all the activity when I got up this morning. Looking out the window, just outside our bedroom, I saw several birds of various kinds. Three cardinals with their really bright red feathers, all in the … Continue reading

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Lakes and Gravel

December 16 – At last some sunshine and no rain! As usual we have a bit of a lake left in our driveway as we always do when the rains have come down pretty regularly for several days. When Dale … Continue reading

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Town Day III

December 15 – (You can read installments I and II in our earlier posts if you wish) Once we arrived at Discover Vision Center, I talked with the representative about buying another pair of glasses because I haven’t done anything … Continue reading

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