My friend, Dixie, is helping me out with recipes she’s found. It all sounds so good and I can’t wait to try them. BEEF SALAD Ingredients: 1/2 cup sour cream 2 round tbsp prepared horseradish 1/2 Lemon, juiced About 2 tsp Worcestershire sauce Handful chives, fine chopped Handful dill, finely chopped 1 1/2 tsp coarse […]
Time passes..memories (and recipes) stay with us.
Days of Fun in Sand and Snow With Cherished childhood toys. Imaginary roads brought joy and hours of play for little girls and boys. Wrapped and Found beneath a tree, disguised as christmas presents, Giant projects filled their thoughts, and play became more pleasant. Now, safely resting on a shelf in colorful display, Grown construction […]
Rules of the Game Making Conversation 1963 (Published in the Houghton Lake Resorter, Houghton Lake, Michigan, weekly newspaper) Even the rules change in 56 years. and as a result, conversations change even more. It was my privilege to have a weekly column in our local newspaper, continuing for almost three years. I’ve added a […]
The following article, by me, was printed in the Houghton Lake Resorter weekly newspaper in Houghton Lake, Michigan..The “byline” as shown above was chosen for me by the editor of the paper, Bob Hamp. I must admit, I didn’t know what a “byline” was at that time. (But now, I do.) In case you may […]
Think about it! No comment… Listening closely to commercials, occasionally gives me food for thought, but not often. I need to hear one many times before the substance finally clicks, if there actually is any “substance”. Today, this commercial got my undivided attention. Apparently, a certain pill “can” help to make old folks, like me, […]
As often happens in life, my future was unknown. I couldn’t have imagined at the age of 50, I would become the owner and operator of Mary Anne’s Hallmark Shoppe.
My husband and I were standing at our living room window, watching a man walking down the distant road. The man lived nearby in a broken down house. Every day he walked two miles to a neighborhood bar where he spent his time.
The older you grow the greater is your responsibility toward life, society, and the two people who created you, your Mother and Father.
Ann was healed and she was in heaven!
The Holy Spirit was giving to me the knowledge of her healing.
I received the confirmation of her new life
as a gift.
It is a gift I will remember and cherish all the days of my life.