Ann with an E

One of the prompts this week for the NaBloPoMo blogging challenge is: If you had to switch your first name, what name would you choose and why? I can remember starting my education at the local elementary school and finding a few other girls with the same first name as mine.  I was an extremelyContinue reading “Ann with an E”

What’s in a name? that which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet

It seems like the simplicity of the “Happy Days” (aka the 50’s) is gone. We called our Grandmother, Grandma. Grandfather, Grandpa. My kids called their Grandmother, Grandma and Grandfather, Grandpa. My first 3 grandchildren call me Uma and their Grandfather, Pop-Pop. The other side of the family is Nana and Grampy. Second son and hisContinue reading “What’s in a name? that which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet”