Tag Archives: Memories

From Mundane to Meaningful – Everyday and Special Times with Grandkids

Most of our grandchildren live about an hour from us in one direction or another, making it relatively easy to take part in their lives.  We’ve gone to aquariums and libraries with them. We’ve gone to their parades, school fairs, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Purple

This week’s WordPress.com Photo Challenge is Purple. Purple means something special to me – it was my mother’s favorite color. I can remember picking wild violets in our yard, bringing them in to her when I was small, proudly adding a … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Tradition

The weekly Travel Theme from Ailsa at Wheresmybackpack? is Tradition.  I’m a little late with my response this week, but since I’m as much a sucker for traditions as anyone, here goes… We tend to think of traditions as something … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Dreaming

The Daily Post at WordPress.com has posted its new weekly photo challenge: Dreaming. What carries us into dreams? What prompted an inventor, poet, or artist to visualize a now realized dream? What inspires your dreams and daydreams? When you see a … Continue reading

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Travelogue – Jolly Old London Town

It’s time for my mid-month travelogue post!  I thought it would be fun, in honor of Queen Elizabeth’s 60th Jublilee celebration earlier this month (and the upcoming Olympics), to make this one about London. I had all four A.A. Milne children’s … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Oceans

I’ve been neglecting my blog a little for the past week or so.  As it happens, I’ve been staying with my mom (and my sister), to help out with a few things. This is one of those times when it’s clearly a … Continue reading

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