Happy Birthday Mom

Happy Birthday Margaret. My Mother-In-Law turns 87 today. “Mom” is still living in the house she was born in. Same house her entire life. Never moved out. Never moved away. She was one of nine children. Her Mother, “Grammy”, open a one-room grocery store (1927) in what is now the living room in their three-story […]

Fall Is Finally Here

Fall. Back to school. Cooler temperatures. Colorful leaves. Pumpkins. Halloween. Sweaters. Swimming pools “closed for the season”. Growing up in south-central Pennsylvania, these are the memories of Fall. An exciting time marked by dramatic changes from Summer. Well, in central Florida, these changes from Summer to Fall are much less distinct. In fact, they are […]

Happy Birthday Aunt Jennifer

Happy Birthday Aunt Jennifer. My Aunt Jennifer’s birthday is today. She may never read this, but that isn’t stopping me from thinking about her and hoping she has her best birthday ever. Some people say it stinks to get old. I guess it could if you let it. Don’t you think getting old is one […]