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Wednesday Tips #17 2014

Many grandparents experience concern  that their special treasures on display will be inadvertently damaged by grandchildren when they visit.  My grandchildren spend time with me every week, so to minimise anxiety all round, I have a simple solution which works for us. 188 more words

Just Starting Out

All of us were new investors at some point, and prospective or new investors have possibly the most to learn but are usually taught the least. 587 more words


Fall Fest Fun

I love fall.  It really is my favorite season.  The smells, the food (apple cider, apple crisp, gingerbread, chili…), the crisp air – I love it all. 294 more words

Stampin' Up

Labor Day Memoir

So Labor Day 2014 is here and I am trying to remember a time long ago that was significant about this day. Oh, I know the first Monday in September “constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being” of our great county. 1,046 more words

Christian Writers

What Does the Cross Mean to You?

  When the granddaughters come over our afternoons are filled with lots of activity.  We generally wind things down by spending some time coloring and drawing.  Sometimes I will begin to draw a picture and the girls will try to guess what it is going to be before I am finished.  649 more words


17. High Above (Week 6)

“Flying is the second greatest thrill known to man…. Landing is the first!”   ~ Anonymous ~

1920’s to 1940’s biplanes take off from the grassy runway and then fly in formation during the Flying Circus Airshow in Bealeton, Virginia, while back on the ground, the day’s announcer holds his straw hat high above his head to see them off. 188 more words

52 Week Photo Challenge

Last of the Sheetrock

It’s been a while so I thought you might want an update. Friday David worked more on removing sheetrock – he worked on finishing the entry and then worked his way up the stairs and worked more on that on Saturday. 635 more words