Wish Lists and Holiday Dreams, Update!


I first posted this on November 18th at that beginning of the Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive at Children's Friend.  I want to thank the hundreds of people, businesses, and community groups who helped to meet our goal of serving 1,200 families throughout Rhode Island.  It was amazing! Thank you, Thank you, Thank you, Thank … Continue reading Wish Lists and Holiday Dreams, Update!

Wish Lists and Holiday Dreams


In 2011 our grandchildren lived with us during the holiday season.  As December approached the kids were bombarded, like any kid who watches tv, with commercials that would let them know what to ask Santa to bring them.  On Saturday morning I would hear Coco's little voice after each ad for a new doll or … Continue reading Wish Lists and Holiday Dreams

My Sister, Sue


I will, at some point, over the course of the 365 days of this blog, post about each of my family members in one way or another.  I've already begun by posting about my Auntie Tina, my brothers-in-law Jon and Paul, and my brother David.  In case you don't know I have numerous brothers, sisters, … Continue reading My Sister, Sue