Happy St. Paddy’s Day

A good portion of my ancestors came over to the USA several years ago. I never met them but am certainly a product of them. I love Celtic music and scenery and accents and much more. For fun, a few years ago, I posted my “made-up” Irish blessings. They are more like “My Blessings” andContinue reading “Happy St. Paddy’s Day”

Around the Burg

Yesterday I met up with a friend who owns some beautiful horses.  We went to meet them.  These horses get to roam around and munch on fresh grass and hay and run.  They have a great shelter and barn when the weather gets rough.  They are very happy horses.  The stallion was so calm andContinue reading “Around the Burg”

Truck Vendors – My Memories of The Jersey Shore

We had moved to The Jersey Shore in the mid-1950’s.  Our neighborhood was simple ranch houses and barely any trees.  The land use to be an apple orchard – from what I remember.  We had two tiny crab apple trees in the backyard- maybe they were leftovers?? The neighbor across the street and about 3Continue reading “Truck Vendors – My Memories of The Jersey Shore”

It’s Summertime!!! – My Memories of The Jersey Shore

I decided to take you all on a journey of my summer adventures and memories from an older gal who was born in the early 1950’s.  Are you ready? I was born in the northern part of New Jersey, USA to two parents and an older brother by three years.  I do not remember thatContinue reading “It’s Summertime!!! – My Memories of The Jersey Shore”

Day Eight and Still Breathing!

It has been eight days of blogging so far for the http://www.blogher.com/nablopomo November Challenge.  I have to admit that it’s not as bad as I thought.  Getting the blogs written and posted has been the easy part. The hard part, for me, has been the fear and self doubt that comes at me with aContinue reading “Day Eight and Still Breathing!”

What a Character!

 blogher.com       “Always be a first rate version of yourself and not a second rate version of someone else.” Judy Garland On this quest to write a daily blog for this month they have suggested prompts.  Today’s  prompt is “Who is your favourite character of all time?” I chose Me!  I am quiteContinue reading “What a Character!”

Day 2 – I Need Air!

Well, here I am at Day Two of the blogher.com  blog-a-day challenge.  Is it hot in here?  Someone open a window!  I had my coffee and my yummy homemade Kolaches (for a future blog) and now I am typing.  Several ideas ran through my brain all night and I decided to blog about a dreamContinue reading “Day 2 – I Need Air!”