Monthly Archives: July 2018

macy family reunion

Every three years the descendants of Harlan and Clara Macy gather at Harbor Villa on the Oregon Coast to celebrate our common roots. Since I share no “roots” per se, I celebrate those I’ve grown to love over the past … Continue reading

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watch what you say

This mama has to watch what she says in front of her daughter. A few weeks ago I was enjoying some time with one side of my extended family down in Arizona as we celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Someone … Continue reading

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our family is expanding

You might think from the title of this post that another grandchild is on his/her way. Actually, that is true! Last night Bailey asked Sarah to be his wife, and she said YES! Their attraction began right under our noses … Continue reading

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Last Sunday our church welcomed a new pastor. My love of the camaraderie in a group effort led me to accept the task of planning and overseeing a welcome picnic on the lawn after the morning service. I recruited lots … Continue reading

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One reason, or I should say eleven reasons, I look forward to retiring the end of September is/are my eleven grandchildren. While I admit I’m not the “cool” grandma I aspired to be, I still enjoy the thought of being … Continue reading

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