Monthly Archives: December 2015

Town Day II

December 14 – So did we go home after the thrift shop? (see yesterday’s post) Of course not! After buying wild bird seed and millet at the farm store, we were off to visit our good friends Clyde and Nan … Continue reading

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Town Day I

December 13 – On Town Day, we usually plan on being at the post office to visit our good friends there, much more important than just buying the stamps I need, and then moving on! While Richard, the postmaster, was … Continue reading

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King of the Garage

December 9 – After returning from a recent town trip, we were getting ready for supper. I had a bowl of soup ready to heat up in the microwave, but when I went to the container cupboard to get the … Continue reading

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Godspeed, Brother Rich

December 6 – If you have already seen the blog post about my older (by 3 years) brother Rich back in January, there is a reason why I am asking our son David (he handles all of the blog publication … Continue reading

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Brother Rich

Reprint from January 2015 – Two of the seven kids in our family were born in January, getting a good start on the new year. You may have read about my oldest brother Roy earlier in this blog. Now I’m going … Continue reading

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30 Years a Grandparent

December 3 – Thirty years ago last month, our first grandchild was born in Missouri. Unfortunately, since we lived about 900 miles away in Pennsylvania, we didn’t feel we could drive out to see the little guy. Since Dale worked … Continue reading

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A Second Thanksgiving (part 2)

December 3 – (see yesterday’s post for the first half of this story) Just about this time, Rindy loudly called, “Time to eat. Lots of good food!” Since Dale and I hadn’t eaten breakfast or lunch, and it was about … Continue reading

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A Second Thanksgiving (part 1)

December 2 – So much for which to be grateful for, and this several days after our official Thanksgiving holiday! Nobody or nothing in the whole world could keep us from our gratitude for all of the blessings we enjoy … Continue reading

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