Gathered Together: I Can’t Find My Shoes 2020

I couldn’t resist including the most often uttered phrase during the week of the Family Gathering. The younger the child, the more likely he or she was to repeat it.  I CAN’T FIND MY SHOES. Even though I put a laundry basket by the back door, flip-flops ended up in …

What Can We Do At Grandma’s House ?

journal entry: Most of us remember childhood fun with our cousins. Some memories are brighter than others and some are better embellished or forgotten. They are generally memories of parties with family, big and small, birthday cakes, games, running, sleeping out and playing in water. Adults rarely joined in but sat in summer …