Monthly Archives: May 2014

Memorial Day 2014


It’s that time again, Mike…

Today is my dad’s birthday. He would’ve been 81. He was 59 when he died. I miss him so much… This month, several years ago, is when my in-laws passed on. Last week, my first grade teacher died. Last night, a favorite Duffy aunt lost a tough battle. Be good to your people while you […]

Viola Vesta (Booth) Beyer

My mother called the other day to pass on the news that my first grade teacher died earlier in the week. Oh, my heart…I love that woman and only regret that I could not see her more often in the last few DECADES. She was the best. She thought I could draw! Go with God […]

Happy Mother’s Day!

Going to rest up from a busy long weekend, unload the trailer slooooowly…and watch the final round of the Players. Happy Mother’s Day to SwampWoman, Kae, Treehugging Sister, Snig, Kait, Rachael, Lesley, Anita, Roxanne, Laurene, Natalie, Jennifer and all the mamas out there who make the world go ’round…including my Lovely Daughter and Beautiful Niece. […]

Public Service Announcement on Aloha Friday!

My menu – on the blog, that is – has changed…and is changing. At least one of my blog links has a new address, and I’m checking to see if any others are dead or dying or different. I have to go do some laundry, and I feel like I’ve been run over by a […]