Category Archives: Family

Still driving…

We’re still on the road. We’re still married (we’ve had moments…). We’re still awed by the farms and the small towns and the views and the really nice people! As we left Cleveland (I’d go back, neat city!), we stopped … Continue reading

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43 Years Ago

Oh good grief! We’ve been married 43 years on Thursday. What a hoot. Our story – Packing up the suitcases to drive to Alexandria from Richmond on the 8th. First – we’re trying to keep up with the news as … Continue reading

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Fall Road Trip!

We’re planning a month long road trip – all the way to Idaho (or farther) and back. Lightning hit near our house the other day and knocked out and/or killed: the modem, the router, my desktop computer, a wall/slimline AC … Continue reading

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Oh, Look, It’s Snowing

Not only have we had snow. We’ve had a whole lot of snow! And now, it’s snowing on this page. The “Cousins’ Thanksgiving at Cape Cod” was fabulous. Mary Ellen did an outstanding job of putting it all together and … Continue reading

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The “S” Word

Nope, hasn’t snowed yet. I’m sure it will do that, soon. But for now – no snow. It’s in the forecast for Saturday night. That can change, you know. Really. We probably need to mow the yard one more time. … Continue reading

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We went to Ireland!

We did it. We really did it! We went to Ireland! It was a great trip. We saw lots! And lots! It did NOT rain! We met some really nice people and appreciated the talents of a knowledgeable bus driver/tour … Continue reading

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40 Years of Memories

A friend commented on the last post, “Ah yes. Memories. Probably just as well that some of them have slipped away!! “ At least one hasn’t. As we drove back from Canada, following our wedding trip, it rained. Which normally wouldn’t … Continue reading

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August 1974 – August 2014

So – on the 10th, we will be married 40 whole years. To be honest, we’re not surprised. Staying married was, and still is, a priority. Many friends know how we met – and how we really had absolutely zero … Continue reading

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On the road, again…

We headed south last week as sometimes you just have to get away from the cold. Although, the official “Ice Out” was declared just before we left. It didn’t work but we still had fun. All that rain in the … Continue reading

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The Gardener in Me…

Most of the snow is gone – there are still patches and the local parking lots still have short mountains of dirty snow. Dad was the gardener in our family. Out in the yard every evening, pulling weeds and encouraging … Continue reading

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