Category Archives: thank you

I’ve been busy

I usually spend a lot of time on Saturday writing letters and postcards.  I started on Friday night, writing letters to the World War 2 Veterans.  I managed to get five letters done that were just taken to the mailbox.  … Continue reading

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Honor a WW2 Veteran with a Letter!

I read a post on the Letter Writers Alliance a little while ago that made me grab my fountain pen and my paper!  It was a mail call for the Honor Flight of Chicago’s World War 2 Veterans to see the Washington … Continue reading

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In My Mailbox

I had intended to post about my mail last Monday.  Unfortunately, I didn’t feel quite up to par that night, so I didn’t post.  Tonight though, I can’t sleep and I’m feeling more like myself, so it’s a good time … Continue reading

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Thank You, Charmaine!

I’ve shown you the photo I took of my son and father before. Now, you get to see it with the painting my wonderful, talented sister-in-law Charmaine painted for me. I’m just in awe over her talent! You should see … Continue reading

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Happy First Blog-iversary to Me!

One year ago, I started my blog! My goal was to write about my life and memories — to share them with my grandchildren someday. Possibly to have the whole thing made into a book for them. It’s become so … Continue reading

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Good Girlfriends

I’m missing Marianne so much. Yesterday, I cried for about 10 minutes when the reality of never getting email from her again hit me. I know in my heart she’s gone, but my head is having a hard time accepting … Continue reading

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