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Traveling with tots

The great thing about going away, being in a space that isn’t your usual home is that it breaks up the routine and shows you new possibilities. 540 more words

Honoring Our Elderly

Remember when grandparents, uncles, and aunts were thought of in the highest respect?  Can you recall looking forward to visiting grandma and grandpa for the summer or for special holidays?   517 more words


Grandpa Ray Visits

Yesterday, Doug arrived safely in New Zealand.  I am absolutely amazed with Elijah’s memory.  He totally remembers his Grandpa.  Five minutes after his nap finished, he was already giving Doug books to read to him, leading him outside to show him the yard, giving him trains to play with, etc.  It was super cute!

I don’t know about your grandparents, but mine were/are amazing!  I dare say – the best.  They were/are kind, loving, and hilarious (my grandpa passed but grandma is still kicking it).   1,012 more words


The Injured Easter Bird

Once upon a time, there was a farmer who decided not to go to church on Easter Morning. He’d been going his whole life, but a few years earlier he had decided that he was old enough to stop pretending that what went on in church was important enough to get up early for on his only day off. 2,096 more words


If it Wasn't for World War II, I Would Not Exist

This summer, 6 June 2014, will mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day Landings. It was the turning point of World War II as the Allies went on to liberate France, Holland and other European countries. 711 more words

Idle Thought

Treasured Memories

By Joan Wahl Countryman

Grammy’s Cookies

Take Four Grandchildren One By One

A High Stool

The Kitchen Aid Mixer

Brown and White sugar


Vanilla (enjoy the smell) 41 more words