What Uma’s Do

It is now my summer time.  It actually started about two weeks ago.  The university is pretty quiet now and I don’t have my sweet grand girls five days a week.  I am still adjusting to the quiet and the freedom to stay in my pjs for hours. The girls did come over for a fewContinue reading “What Uma’s Do”

It’s That Time Again

Today is Halloween in my part of the world.  It happens every year on the 31st of October.  I have mixed feelings on this day.  Some even call it a holiday now although I’ve always had to work at regular wages and we never got that day off.  But that’s OK, we all have thingsContinue reading “It’s That Time Again”

Chocolate Cheerios and Jason Mraz

Being a grandparent is amazing.  I never knew I could love so much.  Having the four children I gave birth to was pretty amazing also.  Each one was a bundle of unique personality that I just adored.  I still do.  But a grandchild……. a whole different ballgame. You hold them for the first time andContinue reading “Chocolate Cheerios and Jason Mraz”

Ukulele Fun

It’s been about six weeks since I picked up the ukulele for the first time.  I am so amazed how it makes me smile.  A simple four stringed instrument and some mediocre strumming and I’m happy.  So, I printed out several songs with the chords to learn …….. one is King of the Road ofContinue reading “Ukulele Fun”

Happiness is a Warm Ukulele

I love to write about things that make people happy.  That bring a smile and a hope and joy. I hope this makes you happy as it has me. I have a ukulele!  I type that phrase with a big smile on my face.  I can play guitar and chords on a piano or keyboard. Continue reading “Happiness is a Warm Ukulele”