Life’s Lessons

We needed to make another trip to West Virginia after not seeing my cousins since the memorial service for their mother before Christmas. So we determ...

May 9th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

Just 10 days before Christmas, we were in West Virginia for a memorial service which was to be held late that afternoon. As the time worked out, we ne...

May 2nd, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

Today’s language, at least that of older adults, is peppered with colloquialisms dating back to earlier, simpler times.Some of those sayings are...

April 26th, 2019 |  



Life’s Lessons

Scripture admonishes us to “…love your neighbor as yourself.” This is found in Matthew 22:39 as well as in other New Testament sites...

April 23rd, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

I don’t watch a lot of television. With my rather severely impaired hearing, the challenge to understand most shows is greater than the satisfac...

April 11th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

It had been a relatively busy day for a retiree! Oh, not busy like it was when I was working but still there were the usual demands of the day, includ...

April 4th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

It was just one of those nights! I had gone to bed at the usual time and had slept for about three hours. When I woke up, I made the usual nighttime t...

March 28th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

I’ve probably used this before, because this little saying pops into my mind every year about this time when we are anticipating warmer days, le...

March 20th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

The older I get, the more I rely on schedules. I don’t know if that’s maturity or old age, but I find schedules more reliable than pure me...

March 14th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

What a weekend! It seemed one good thing followed another, and made me stop to appreciate all the good things going on in my life a good share of the ...

March 7th, 2019 |