Missing my Dad – His 84th Birthday is Today – It’s His 15th Birthday in Heaven

Dad’s 84th Birthday Is Here… But He’s Not. 🙁 ~~*~~ Another birthday, many years ago (20+)… ~~*~~ I’m missing my Dad today. He would have been 84. Since my birthday is also this month, Dad and I used to celebrate our birthdays together in family gatherings that eventually included adding my middle daughter Jen, whose … Read more

In Loving Memory of Uncle Walt

Today’s Ultimate Blog Challenge writing prompt is to share a movie or song that is meaningful to us. I decided to share a video with a song in special loving memory of a man I have always known as Uncle Walt, who passed away yesterday at the age of 94 (just about three months short … Read more

Spotlight on My Dad: In Memory of His Influence and Life Lessons

It’s the first Friday of January, and first Friday of 2017!!  Isn’t it odd to think a week ago was still last year, and now it’s a new year? As I’ve mentioned before, I’m starting this new year on this blog by participating in the Ultimate Blog Challenge. Today’s writing prompt is the suggestion to … Read more