Monthly Archives: May 2009

wedding weekend

We feel blessed to be part of a family that includes extendeds in its celebrations. Our son(-in-law)’s brother got married in Seattle this weekend and we were invited, not just to the wedding but to the entire weekend’s events, beginning … Continue reading

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links

What was the top hit the day you were born. Find out! (Mine is “Sentimental Journey” by Les Brown.) You have to see this to believe it. Or should I say hear this to believe it? I dare you to … Continue reading

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windows

All of our windows sparkle for the first time in I’m embarrassed to tell you how many years. That’s because we carry the distinction of being among the first customers of Pete’s new window-washing business. I present: petes-professional-window-cleaning This is … Continue reading

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moms

On this day every year I think about three of my moms. On Sunday we celebrated Edna’s 90th, but today is her actual birthday. On this day 21 years ago, the mother who gave me life lost hers. I was … Continue reading

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90

I don’t hope to live to age 90, unless I can be like Mom Edna. She’s enough to inspire anyone to stay active and engaged in life…for as long as life lasts. Today her family gathered around a long table … Continue reading

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macy family tradition

Mauri always carries a footbag (also known as a hacky sack) in his pocket. It looks like this. It’s almost required that whenever the Macys are together we “hack” awhile. When we took John and Erin to the airport last … Continue reading

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they’re back

Last September we took John and Erin to the airport. Here’s what they looked like. Tonight we picked them up at the airport. Here’s what they looked like. You might notice similarities and you might notice at least one major … Continue reading

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