This picture of myself, my sister Ginny, and her daughter Thea, was taken 15 or 16 years ago. Thea is now married, her partner expecting a baby. My sister, who lives in Florida, turns 70 on February 11th. As some of you know, I recently turned 55. As geography, time, and life experiences separate usContinue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: Home”
Christmas Eve is the time when everyone gathers at Grandma’s house. My partner and I are the instigators of the annual ‘gag gift’- this year, funny glasses and kazoos. I thought this grouping of nieces looked especially ‘cool’!
Thank you family! We are a geographically scattered lot. Though begat from five siblings who grew up in Alfred, New York, the ‘extendeds’ (three generations and counting) live coast to coast. The stark contrast to this is my partner’s clan- all Minnesotan, most in the Twin Cities. There is no need to catch up afterContinue reading “Family: Girl goes South”