Category Archives: teresa

Happy Halloween in Postcards

Halloween is so different now than it was when I was a kid!  In my opinion, it’s not nearly as fun.  It’s not as safe for kids to actually Trick or Treat door to door as we did.  The costumes … Continue reading

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I’m Organizing and Cleaning and Rearranging

This particular project has been going on forever.  There have been weeks — no, months — when it felt that I was not making any progress at all.  I’ve been slowed down repeatedly by jobs, family and other obligations — … Continue reading

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Time with Wonderful Women

Yesterday, I got to spend time with three of my favorite women on earth — my momma, my Aunt Joan and my Aunt Brenda!  Nothing would make me happier than to get to see these women on a daily basis, … Continue reading

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Memories and Jelly

Momma and I recently took a trip down south of here to visit B.  Along the way, we stopped for a potty break and to get me a cold Coke at Buc-ee’s.  Yes, I fell off of the Coke wagon … Continue reading

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A Sad Anniversary

My sister died two years ago today.  For some reason, the anniversary is bothering much more this year than it did last year.  Maybe because I expected to be really torn up last year, so I faced it head on and this … Continue reading

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A Visit to Fairlie, Texas

My mother and I recently drove to points north to visit a former neighbor.  This lovely lady — Mrs. B — lived across the street from us for more than 15 years, maybe 20 years.  She once watched over my sister and I while … Continue reading

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Musings from my Tan Moleskin Journal notes

I was looking at other blogs earlier and came across a book title that I wanted to write down. So I grabbed my handy little moleskin journal, that I carry in my purse. This is where I keep such information. … Continue reading

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I found another Heart Rock!

I couldn’t believe it! I was coming home from the post office. I’ve been thinking a lot about my sister Teresa the last week. The last couple of weeks. Heck, the last — almost 5 months now, since she passed … Continue reading

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Ohhh, I’m bad, bad

That’s what my oldest granddaughter used to say when she was first learning to talk. She’d say something was “bad, bad” instead of just “bad”. I love watching the — dare I say it — tweens — my granddaughters are … Continue reading

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Home and Updates

I had expected this visit south to be heart wrenching. It wasn’t. Mostly is was a good visit with family — my momma, my niece B, my nephews R and S and my brother-in-law Jay. Mom and I did pick … Continue reading

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