Tag Archives: giving

This Beautiful Community


I had heard of this community’s generosity last year at a doctor’s appointment.  The nurse and I were talking and she said this community raised a hefty sum of money for a woman who needed a specialized wheelchair.  No one … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Rudy’s Love (posted Dec. 13, 2009)


Below is a favorite photo of Rudy, with toy, she loved, loved, loved playing!  She wanted to play 24/7 and would coax anyone into playing until they were wore out and said the familiar “enough, Rudy.” I am finding Rudy’s … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Holding On and Letting Go (posted July 24, 2009)


I’ve decided, and just sent an email to set up an appointment to have an eBay seller take possession of my entire Barbie collection and sell. Let ‘er rip! 🙂 The wild hair idea of me actually doing the selling … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Shopped Out! (posted Feb. 15, 2009)


I joyfully stocked my fridge, freezer, and cupboards with familiar foods, higher in protein, lower in fat and sugar, even fresh produce (yes, I get VERY excited about being able to have produce, it rocks!!) I managed an unexpected trip … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Christmas 2008 (posted Dec. 29, 2008)


This Christmas was probably one of the most difficult I recall. Being housebound due to the snow, I did not have any sort of special Christmas dinner, the first in my life. It was rather strange, a change I had … Continue reading

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