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The Case of the Birthday Brownies

Some time ago, an old friend in mom’s ward made brownies for me one year for my birthday. Little did she know, that one act of kindness would start a tradition. 514 more words

Sweet Memories

The Professor and His Parents

An oversized cardigan and a bow tie were his going home clothes. At the age of two days old, he was heading home from the hospital with his exhausted but overjoyed parents. 1,038 more words

Snippets Of Life

Thoughts as a new grandparent

Time goes by so fast! My new grand-daughter is 6 months already and here is what I have learned as a new grandparent. First is that being even a little bit away is hard. 295 more words

We miss Lolo

A year ago today, we lost some close to our hearts. The person that enjoyed see us everytime we skyped with him. The person that our children got to know even if it not for long.   38 more words

One Family

The Rule of 18

Raising a child is a delicate balance.

1. Obedience and Defiance
Listen to those who have more wisdom / Question what you hear without hesitation… 413 more words


How does it work, again???

There was a time when I considered myself technology savvy. In fact, I always remember my Gran in the 80’s confusing the attributes of a portable telephone handset with the TV remote control. 880 more words


Saying Goodbye by Mike Gowen

I thought I was in a flower garden. A sweet smell of honey filled the room. There were bright red, yellow, and white carnations, lilies and baskets of wildflowers. 563 more words