Monthly Archives: June 2014

Pick Carefully & Talk Quietly






In the stillness of dawn, Summer showers silently fell to earth; The sky sprinkled with spent rain clouds, Obligingly yielded to early morning’s sun.–Apron Girl    Sunny skies greeted me in the morning, which meant it was a good day … Continue reading

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Memories Of My Dad






The years have flown since my dad’s passing, but with Father’s Day approaching I find myself asking “Who was he?” Seldom did I catch a glimpse of him as an individual, and as the youngest I didn’t have much opportunity … Continue reading

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Mom’s Cabbage Salad






Family and friends gathered together on a hot, humid afternoon in August 1985, to join in a surprise 40th Anniversary Party for my parents. The cabbage salad, which was new and popular at the time, was quite a hit! I … Continue reading

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Treasures In The Garden






  The garden of life is full of pink peonies and a beloved Grammy ♥♥ Apron Girl   I fondly recall Miss Emma’s mommy when she was a mere tot… Jessie was the best of friends with her cousin Tommy, … Continue reading

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Books, Books, And More Books!






“Reading is one form of escape. Running for your life is another.”–Lemony Snicket   My beloved daughter, Elizabeth, is most definitely a bookworm. Her apartment is littered with books. Piles of books on top of all the tables… Mounds of … Continue reading

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