I promised to post a new ancestor bio once a week – and now it’s August 27th and I haven’t posted since mid-February. Oiy.
First, there was my Dad’s 80th birthday party. 312 more words
Happy Birthday 80th Nanni! It was a great party for Jimmy to see his Mom’s side of the family all in one spot for his “OFF” weekend in July. 81 more words
Oy vey. So I came down to North Carolina to attend a conference and to celebrate my mother’s 80th birthday. The conference was near Asheville, and, as it happens, my mother lives near Asheville (30 miles from the conference), so I drove down with Twenty-One-Year-Old, dropped her off with Mom, and I went off to my conference for a few days. 950 more words
There aren’t many You Tube videos that leave me with my mouth wide open in horror, but this one succeeded! This very brave lady decided to go skydiving for her 80th birthday, but somehow her harness was much loser than it should have been, she began to slip out of it in mid air and came very close to falling to earth without a parachute attached. 58 more words