My 90th Birthday Party

My 90th birthday was coming up in a month......and no one had mentioned doing anything to celebrate, so I decided to give myself a birthday party.  Nothing big, mind you, just a couple of old friends…at my age there aren’t many of us left…..and a couple of younger friends who had been good to me over the years....more
 @Grace Kull I am looking forward to celebrating my mother's 90th birthday party next April  ...more

My Father

In 1892 when my father was 5 years old, an Aunt and Uncle brought him to the United States from Portugal for what was to be a short visit, but which lasted until he was 12 years old.They settled in New London, Ct in a house next door to a family with five sons and to whom a daughter was to be born when my father was ten years old.This baby girl became my mother.  But that was long in the future and much was to take place in my father's life before that happened....more
 @Grace Kull ditto Grace and Nice to meet you!more

My First Post

Good morning all.  Thanks to my good friend, Robin, I am now a bonafide member of BlogHer. We got together last Wednesday with our phones and computers - she in Rockville, MD and I in Cooperstown, NY and she talked me through the intricacies of signing up and choosing a password, etc.  Robin is an excellent teacher -  very patient, and I soon caught on....more
 @@BehavioralChild  Thank you for rolling out the red carpet.  And thank you for the kind ...more