Monthly Archives: May 2011

Decoration Day now Memorial Day

Originally Memorial Day was called Decoration Day – The day the graves of those who served in the Armed Forces were Decorated in honor of their service. This honor is believed to have begun after the Civil War according to … Continue reading

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A Windy Get Well

The wind is blowing 25 miles an hour, according to the weather channel. This would normally drive me crazy…but since I’m couch bound any way it doesn’t bother me so much today. However, for Hubby it’s totally frustrating. He was … Continue reading

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For us ~ Memorial Day Weekend is Grand Children Weekend

Since our first Grand Child was born, Memorial Weekend has been our weekend with the Grand Children. This is the first Memorial Weekend we have not shared with them. Due to my sprained ankle, honestly, not having them with us … Continue reading

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Sprained Ankle

The first picture is of my sprained ankle the day after it happened. The following two are taken on day five. I sprained my ankle on Sunday afternoon, May 22, and it’s still swollen as well as black and blue … Continue reading

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Texas Vacation

Our Texas Vacation was absolutely awesome. We landed at the Dallas Fort Worth Airport, picked up our rental car and headed to our hotel. We found an awesome place to eat; that is sort of a Deli – Eatzi’s food … Continue reading

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“I AM”

When I watched Oprah’s interview with Tom Shadyac a few weeks ago I decided I would really like to see his movie “I Am”. I felt as if I resonated with him, not with his stardom or monetarily success obviously, … Continue reading

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Lesson Learned Re: Smog Certificate

What an awful experience! We sold a vehicle only to learn the buyer started the registration process, then drove it for a couple of months, before taking it to have it smog checked. When it left here it was running … Continue reading

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