Monday, July 3, 2017


~All we have of freedom, all we use or know —
This our fathers bought for us long and long ago~

~Rudyard Kipling

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Summer starts here...

“Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; 

to me those have always been the two 
most beautiful words in the English language.” 

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Dog days...

“If there are no dogs in Heaven, 
then when I die I want to go where they went.” 

Monday, May 15, 2017

God Bless...

...our newest granddaughter,
Daisy Shea

That makes number seven,
we're very blessed!

''A wee bit of heaven drifted down from above,
a handful of happiness,
a heart full of love."

~Helen Steiner Rice

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Chatting with Ariel...

...on Eleanors Birthday!

Mary had a great time too!!

"Who says that my dreams have to stay just my dreams?" -Ariel, The Little Mermaid  dianeish:

Sunday, April 16, 2017


...came a day early this year!

Our newest granddaughter Tess, was happy to make her first Easter appearance!


Wednesday, March 29, 2017

My Tommy...

"Sometimes you need to talk
to a two year old just so you
can understand life again"