Monthly Archives: September 2010

Lewy Body Dementia Takes One More

Last evening I emailed Ngaire in New Zealand to ask how husband John is doing and how she is doing caring for him.  She replied that John died last Friday.  The funeral is tomorrow.  Ngaire has been a member of … Continue reading

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It’s All in The Timing

I wasn’t altogether sure why to make such a long trip for such a short time.  The obvious answer was to see, Daughter Lisa, Denis and Granddaughters Abigail and Ashlyn.  They drove with friends, Kevin and Kelly, to stay with … Continue reading

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Discovered a New Toy

I thought I might be getting in over my head trying to add to the current cluster of new challenges learning to use Excel to construct spread sheets.  I had no idea what I was missing!  I have always been … Continue reading

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Horses Have an Emergency Brake? Who Knew?

Rio is the leader of the herd.  Monday’s riding lesson was a little different than when riding Sara.  She was very cooperative.  Rio has a mind of his own.  He will make the choices if it is not clear that … Continue reading

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Sore Butt is Healed!

Not exactly the healing of the man blind from birth as recorded in the Gospel of John, but a healing nonetheless.  Friday evening after finishing the Tallgrass Prairie hike, I wondered if I was crazy to be planning days of … Continue reading

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Where the Buffalo Roam. I’ve Just Been There!

I have no need to try to imagine what heaven is like.  I have just been there.  It is called The Tallgrass Prairie.  I walked a six mile circuit and my butt really hurts, but it was worth it!  I … Continue reading

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“Why Walk When You Can Fly?”

Maybe this can be a new theme song for this part of my life.  Daughter Lisa heard it on Pandora and thought I might enjoy it.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W3rt30oFJGM&feature=related In case you listened to it and missed some of the lyrics, here … Continue reading

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