Monthly Archives: December 2011

Happy New Year! and 100th post

I had one doozy of a tale ready for you here about NYE’s of the past and some how the gremlins that lurk in cyberspace ate it!  I went to preview and it was gone!  Sigh….this will be a shortened … Continue reading

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Twas the night before Christmas….and a message

Well everyone, it is the night (actually dawn right now) before Christmas and I have got a few things I need to get done still in order to be ready for tomorrow.  But first I would like to say hello … Continue reading

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Sweet Boo Boo Bunny – Caregiver memories of Alzheimer’s

My recent walks through my childhood have reminded me of so many good memories but they have also twanged that emotional spot that is oh so very tender – how much I still miss my parents.  Holidays are difficult times … Continue reading

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Desert Botanical Garden part 2 – More cacti and flowers this time

As I was saying, this place is huge!  You can walk for hours and thankfully there are benches here and there where a weary observer of nature can sit and contemplate the meaning and purpose of desert life.  I have … Continue reading

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Desert Botanical Garden foray – part 1

It was decided that we would all meet at the garden and go and explore.  I am not sure if the inlaws had been there already or not (they all had been to the zoo) but I was itching madly … Continue reading

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