Category Archives: family

Tamale Time

So its kind of a tradition for some families to make tamales for the holidays. This past summer I decided to ask my sister if she would teach me how to make them; the last time I tried was at … Continue reading

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Boredom

With all the”toys”out there,  how can anyone be bored?  Sometimes I get up,  look out the window and can’t wait to get out and just go anywhere that has a lake,  river or people walking around.  I love people watching,  … Continue reading

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Easter dinner

I asked my family what they wanted for Easter dinner; simply put… no ham, prime rib , or potato salad this year..we want your fried tacos.  I was flabbergasted; fried tacos? Yes mom they are so good.  So tonight I … Continue reading

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Newest addition

​ Since writing about this announcement my daughter is due Nov 1st.  She is going to have a boy.With our family having 10 grand girls and only 3 grand boys another boy is going to be a blessing. Of course … Continue reading

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The Sex Talk

If you’re a Parent then you know the time will come when you have to have that dreaded talk with your children about the birds and the bees. My daughters were about 7 & 9; they came home to inform … Continue reading

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Holiday craziness

Families are continuing to try to have family time together especially during the holidays,so why is it so many of us are freaking out because we can’t make a dinner date?  We have families that are blended… blended so much … Continue reading

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Phyllis

I met her many years ago at work, she was married to one of the service managers. Her smile was beautiful and her nature was so pure and innocent. Going to their house after work was a ritual, drinking coffee … Continue reading

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Birthday Boy

Do you have a relative that you know but really don’t know a lot about them? I mean… really know? I have a nephew that was a little one when we moved to another state. I watched him grow with … Continue reading

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Giraffes, elephants n zoo’s

I have gone to see the Denver Zoo lights a few times, the first time I stood in line for quite awhile. I have learned to buy tickets in advance and then I am able to just walk through and … Continue reading

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Beautiful morning

Looking out into the field this morning I realize just how beautiful my world is. I have freed myself of many things…realizing how important non-material things are and the importance of surrounding myself with loving, caring, positive people! I wish … Continue reading

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