The Youngest Residents in our Seniors’ Community

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In many parts of the country Sandhill cranes are migratory. But not in our community! They are here to stay… and stay… and raise their babies! We have a few families that reside here all year and every spring they raise one, or more usually, two really adorable babies. Read the rest of this entry »

1985 Called…

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And demanded my stove back. Yes, that was the actual Manufacturer’s date on the stove in our home. The burners had two temperatures HIGH and OFF. The oven had one temperature: Burned. Read the rest of this entry »

One of the things we do in Florida

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Ten years ago I couldn’t convince Mr. M to take a cruise. He was adamant that cruising was stupid and something he would NOT do. I, on the other hand , had taken a wonderful cruise in the mid-seventies with my Mom and sister-in-law. For over 30 years, I tried to convince him to take a cruise with me.

While we were in Mexico, I decided to force the issue. Read the rest of this entry »

She Fell Off The Edge

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I haven’t posted here for almost two years (Really? That long?). It is like I fell off off the edge of the earth. I stopped posting because of a personal catastrophe that caused Mr. M and I to unexpectedly move from our happy home in Mexico. Not only did we have to move but, we had to do it in only 2 days! Needless to say we had to leave nearly everything behind. Read the rest of this entry »