In 2014 I joined a group on Facebook, named “I Farmed Tobacco as a Child.” Before I applied to join, I explained that I wanted to learn more about life on a tobacco farm because I had never experienced that life but had lived near tobacco fields and farms for many years. I was made … More Tobacco Farming in the South During the 1900’s
My very unique and special Aunt Helen, my father’s sister, passed away recently at the age of 92. The way she lived her life and especially her senior years influenced my life style as I continue into my senior years. Difficult Home Life Aunt Helen’s parents had a rather tempestuous relationship, which was very stressful … More Aunt Helen, Aging with Style and Panache
I saw this video today and have to share it. Not all Southern women are the same but these ladies are saying a lot of the expressions I have heard from Louisiana to North Carolina. We don’t all talk like these women but most of us have used some of their expressions in our … More Southern Expressions That Will Crack You Up!
When Creator made the new world, he also placed First Man and First Woman in it. Just as their world was new, so was their relationship. … More Cherokee Legend of Strawberries
This blogger has expressed so well my feelings about gratitude that I had to share it. Her name is Jacqueline Oby-Ikocha. I love the name of her blog site: A Cooking Pot and Twisted Tales. Take a look and enjoy: Source: January is out. How are you holding up? Happiness, Quotes, Gratitude We were just … More Oby-Ikocha’s Post About Joy
Norie, the kitty loaf. I wrote this article for Candid Slice to help spread the word about Feline Asthma. http://www.candidslice.com/cat-asthma-my-cat-uses-an-inhaler/ . It is easy to miss until a lot of damage has been done. Cortisone inhalers can help without the systemic effects of oral cortisone. If you have a cat or know someone who does, please … More Hairballs or Feline Asthma???
This is a photo of my Aunt Helen from 6 years ago. She died the other day at 92 years of age. Her senior lifestyle was an inspiration to me as I got older. She was always going somewhere and staying active. Until about 12 years ago she danced with a senior action group. She could … More 10 Things That Make Getting Older More Fun