Category Archives: memories

Worm Rescue Workout

I’ve been thinking about my MaMa a lot lately. One particular memory popped into my head during my walk a couple of mornings ago. Back when we lived in Greensboro N.C. my folks would come and stay with us for … Continue reading

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Continuing the Christmas Eve Tradition (With My Epic Fails)

Christmas Eve has become something we look forward to each year because of a tradition started back in 2011 with an invite from The Crazy Dog Family. The Feast of the Seven Fishes. I documented our very first feast here. … Continue reading

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All About The Bling

My MaMa didn’t wear a lot of jewelry. What she did tend to wear were big bright earrings to match the outfit she was wearing, or if she was going to a special occasion she might throw on a necklace … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Mom

For years and years this has been the week that much of my family would gather at our cottage in the upper peninsula of Michigan to celebrate my Mom’s birthday with her. Every year the tradition was that she would … Continue reading

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More Wedding Pics

As I promised yesterday, here are a few more pictures of the wedding This is the first time in a long time that the Capris were all together at once.  I love these ladies! We were having fun in the … Continue reading

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Can She Bake A Cherry Pie

When we first moved to The Hill 17 years ago I planted a Montmorency Cherry tree. I did so because I have fond memories of the one that grew in our backyard at the home where I grew up in … Continue reading

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Another Thanksgiving Memory

These slides were labeled in the year 1970… that would have made me only 8 years old. But I have a few clear memories of this Thanksgiving. That year we went up to the cottage in Da U.P. I’m not … Continue reading

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