Category Archives: Grandkids

Tulsa Botanic Garden- Beauty of Osage Hills

Emily Ramsey wrote a very nice article about the  Floral Terrace at the Tulsa Botanic Garden, which was completed in October, 2015. “The A.R. and Marylouise Tandy Floral Terrace is a 3.5-acre garden set on a hillside that overlooks the seven-acre … Continue reading

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Seriously, see if you can you watch this dad with his baby without laughing

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/video/femail/video-1205826/Dad-gags-vomits-changing-daughter-s-nappy.html You have to hear the dad’s comments, too. .

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Memories of Christmas Past vs Christmas Today

MEMORIES OF CHRISTMAS PAST Christmas was a simpler, more joyous time that most people looked forward to with great excitement. We loved the annual traditions; making cookies and fudge, going to see the lights, chatting while wrapping presents,  playing card … Continue reading

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A simple way to be more content with life. (Creative Deprivation)

Amy Daczycn, who successfully raised six children  says when ice cream cones were a rare treat her kids were happy with a junior size cone, savoring every drip. But, a small cone became less appreciated if the children received one … Continue reading

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Clutter causes stress, contributing to weight gain, depression, strokes and more. (Cleaning and organizing)

BABY BOOMERS  Many Realtors and home builders acknowledge that requests for one story homes are increasing, especially from Baby Boomers who no longer desire to climb stairs. Making the move to a more desirable one story home can provide a … Continue reading

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Fruit Flavored Glazed Popcorn (Inexpensive party treat or great gift idea!)

Kettle corn is a little oil, salt and brown and white sugar and pop kernels on the stove. Takes me back to childhood…a crispy dry popcorn that you usually find on boardwalks and at fairs….road trips, extra fun at parties, … Continue reading

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GRANDMA’S DISHES

  When Grandma passed on, family members chose remembrances from her possessions. Selected first were dishes  she had used daily, to lovingly serve meals. I am sure that each of us had made a few of the chips. Passed over … Continue reading

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