Throw Back Thursday: October 1996
We take our children to Disney World for their tenth birthdays. My youngest turned ten in December, so we went to Disney for Christmas. Overall, we had a lovely time. I enjoy spending time with my family and hope they feel the same way about me. I will say that I will never go…
Jo Ann’s Gems: Unsolicited Advice
You do you and don’t worry about what other people have or are doing. (This is a jealously thing, not a distress thing – if a person is in distress or breaking the law, call for help).
Girl’s Weekend In NYC
Four women – lifelong friends since college – have been going on the same trip for many years. They would take a long weekend in New York City where they would visit museums, catch a Broadway show, eat at fancy restaurants and do a little shopping. It was their one constant in life, through marriages,…
Throwback Thursday: Calico, CA
With the cold temperatures here in the Northeast, I started getting nostalgic for days gone by when I was first married and living in California. In August of 1998, my mother flew out for a visit, and we (OK I hate driving; it was Mark doing the driving and Mom and I did the riding)…
Jo Ann’s Gems #1: Unsolicited Advice
Before doing anything, ask yourself: How is this going to sound on the 6 o’clock news?