Ahhh, Spring! Or is it just a “Spring Tease” provided by Mother Nature’s sense of humor? Either way, one takes in the warmth of the spring sunshine and all that early spring has to offer…the scents, the sounds, and the spiritual sense of renewal. First, it’s the anticipation of getting a glimpse of the first … More “Spring” by Mother Nature
In 2013 a very talented American R & B singer/songwriter passed away after a long fight with Cervical Cancer. There was no fanfare, no resurgence of the songs she had written or recorded, and the only announcement of her passing was by a few media sites, on June 25, 2013. She wasn’t even mentioned in … More In Memoriam – Puff Johnson
Tonight brought the not only the Season 6 finale’ but also the Series finale’ to Downton Abbey, written by Julian Fellows and presented on the PBS Television Network. Although I can’t speak for every viewer and fan of Downton Abbey, I found myself engulfed in the characters and the era of the period they portrayed, … More Farewell to “Downton Abbey”
January isn’t just the month of resolutions for the year ahead. It can also be a good time to reminisce the days back when and now I wish I had the intuition years ago to ask my parents and grandparents, “What was it like when you was a kid? I remember the many times … More What was it like when you were a kid?
Wishing all a Safe and Happy Christmas with Family, Friends, and loved ones. Seniam Nevets
We’ve all questioned or marveled, as a child, at the thought of how Santa Claus could possibly deliver all the toys to every household in one single night, especially if your family traveled to visit grandparents, which, that trip in itself, seemed to take forever, then, how could Santa Claus get to all the homes? … More Santa’s Secret Revealed!
The Christmas Season is a time of nostalgia, family traditions, and so many warm memories of the seasons passed, and each year we hope to achieve making the present Christmas season just as memorable. Thinking back now, it’s not the presents received that are remembered, those were pretty much forgotten once the wrappings came off. … More Christmas Is Nostalgia
The Christmas season is upon us once again along with the hustle and bustle of shopping to choose just the right gift, the wrapping, the baking, all the decorating, and all the parties to attend. The months and weeks it takes to prepare for a Merry Christmas celebration. But have you ever thought about how … More The History of Christmas
Every Thanksgiving holiday the question always asked is, “What are you thankful for?” and as Americans, we have a hell of a lot to be thankful for, not just on the last Thursday of November every year, but each and every day of the year. But I wonder how many of us truly think about … More The American Thanksgiving
It’s late August. The last days of summer. Hot days and high humidity make for lazy afternoons, sitting on the front porch, waiting for the elusive breeze to ever so slightly stir the tree branches bringing the anticipation of minuscule relief from the late summer heat. White fluffy clouds slowly drift overhead offering little to … More Summer Rain Memories