A Time for Celebration: Mom’s 80th Birthday Party

There is a time for tears… and a time for laughter.  As frustrating as things have been with my mom lately, it was such a joy to see her happy at her birthday party. No kidding, she had about 165 people there! (She said you can always count on a good turn out at...

Flowers at Pike’s Market in Seattle

The flowers for sale at Pike’s Market are just extraordinary.  We got to the Market late on Saturday afternoon and we were catching a plane back home at 7 a.m. the next morning so I couldn’t justify buying any… but hopefully, a beautiful iphoto...

Continuing Saga on my Mom and her Driving

This is too funny (not ha-ha funny, but I'm shaking-my-head-in-amazement funny) because I can't believe I was so naive.  I was feeling pretty good about Mom taking the Viva assessment at Greenspring Village where she lives. If you remember, it is an evaluation...