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We live on a Golf Course and tonight they invited members to bring any leftover Fireworks and add to the Club’s planned display.   We walked out across the very dark course toward the Driving Range where the show was in progress. I took my camera, but had failed to check the setting or take a flashlight. As it happened, my Nikon was set on the action feature. I think I’d been… Read More

The Lord has appeared of old to me, saying: “Yes, I have loved you with an everlasting love; Therefore with lovingkindness I have drawn you. Jeremiah 31:3 A new baby will be joining our family any time now. We’re all ON CALL and ready to drive, babysit, pace the floor, and of course pray for the safe, and speedy delivery of a healthy baby. Today I was thinking of God’s love for… Read More

Like millions of others I spent Christmas day with my kids. My kids are grown and some of their kids are pretty much grown so today I watched them interact and thought about the people they’d become. It wasn’t like an out of body experience, but it was still a little strange. I found myself remembering random childhood days and events. Making a California Mission the year each one was in the… Read More

Begin with Get Up and Get Out Pick a fun destination Find something good to eat Make some new friends Spread out a blanket and enjoy the view Find something else good to eat See some Fall colors Don’t get home in time to do any chores Snuggle up on the sofa with those you love and share your favorite part of the day:)

Judah “un-decorating” the Christmas Tree 2011 It was still almost 100 in Sacramento just a few days ago when I saw the first display of Christmas decorations in Kohl’s. So this morning I have coffee, a yellow legal pad, and a pen. I’m mapping out my Holiday strategy. We go to Palm Springs for a week at Thanksgiving with a group of our kids and grandkids. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not… Read More