Category Archives: Aging

Shock and Awe Hair Style

A few months ago, my hair was getting too long and needed cutting. My Daughter, Catherine who has very thick hair also wanted a hair cut. With summer well on it’s way, we thought short hair might be cooler. We … Continue reading

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Perspective

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Tech Terms–RSS-Really Simple Syndication (for REAL?)

Personal computing is relatively an early concept. Has it been only about 40 + years ago that I could buy my first personal computer? I thought at that time, “Wow, a device to simplify so much of my life: word … Continue reading

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Love, Grief, Understanding

He has been gone for 8 months. He died February 1st. February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September. Now I begin October without him. For fifty two years of marriage I did not see so many things As they … Continue reading

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Unexpected Consequences

We live far enough away from our family that when they visit over night they have to stay in a motel. To save money and encourage them to spend more time with us we looked for a way to offer … Continue reading

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I Love Books

I love books. I spent many hours in book stores and used book stores for years. I kept building book shelves that filled walls in every room to house my growing collections.   I had an amazing variety in my … Continue reading

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Grief and Changes

I am lost and a light has gone out of my life. After 52 years, years….!!! My best friend, my soul mate, my lover, my husband has gone. He died February 1st, 2014. When it happened I knew that without … Continue reading

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Commitments for My Future, from An Alaskan Indian Elder

I while back I decided to write a Blog, I assumed I had something to say. At first I just wrote about whatever I was interested for the moment. Since I am 70+ years old I was sure I had … Continue reading

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Going Up or Down?

Read first! Warning!! Have I been hacked? I found a real problem today while adding a new post. I have been moderating comments from the beginning of using wordpress. I never noticed anything odd before just now. On every post … Continue reading

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