Please check out this link by “I didn’t have my glasses on”: http://ididnthavemyglasseson.com/2017/08/22/a-waking-dream/ Her post is about a book made of tales by refugee children, who wrote them to help them cope with their lives under adverse circumstances. I plan to buy at least one maybe more to help their cause and to donate to … More Traveling Tales
In my thirty-eight year long nursing career I cared for many patients and been touched by the lives of many patients. One lady who still has a place in my heart was a cancer patient, Ms. Jones. The first time I met her. I was so impressed with her indomitable spirit, her sense of humor, and her … More Gift from a Chemotherapy Patient
Since this Friday is the 13th and connected to the superstition that black cats bring bad luck; are evil; are connected to witches, or even the devil, I decided some clarification was needed! I happen to know from experience that they are not evil! To help dispel the falsehoods, I am introducing you to Norie. … More My Black Cat Is Not Bad Luck
In honor of Black Cat Appreciation Day, August 17, I am sharing several blogs about my black, Norie. I am one of the growing number of people who admire and love black cats. (I love all cats but am partial to black ones). Norie belonged to my second son and his wife when Norie was … More A Black Cat With Personality!
I just returned from a trip to South Carolina. And of course I brought back some South Carolina peaches to share and to eat. Ever since I can remember, my family always loved South Carolina peaches. There is just something about their juicy, sweet, peachy goodness, that sets them apart for me from all other … More South Carolina Peaches and Southern Hospitality
Since yesterday was my 66th birthday I thought I would share some of my more personal thoughts and experiences with aging. It is one of my favorites actually. See what you think. I began to think about Westerns and aging gracefully last night after watching a special about the old western stars, their shows, and their … More Westerns And Aging Gracefully
Am I getting older or what? As I sit and watch the TV advertisements of pizza with loads of cheese and fat filled meats (blocked heart arteries waiting to happen) on a pie crust with cheese built into the rim of the crust (more cholesterol) I realize how I used to eat pizza every week! … More Pizza, Fried Chicken, French Fries?? No Thank You.