Tag Archives: aging gracefully

One Month So Far “Off” Sugar

So many previous posts bemoaning my sugar addiction.  Particularly ice cream addiction.  So, I decided to carpe diem and stop moaning and wailing. I gave up sugar on April 18.  Or, at least, that was what I thought I was … Continue reading

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“Try to be a Rainbow in Someone’s Cloud.”

Maya Angelou…RIP… “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said; people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” “My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and … Continue reading

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Grandparenting 101, cont.

Day One (Friday, May 9) A four-hour drive to Brooklyn that included a 10-mile backup in CT on Rte. 95 to visit son, Koji, Maiga (my DIL), and grandson, Sean, now 16 months old already.  After a Mother’s Day lunch, … Continue reading

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Book of the Month: “Crossing to Safety” by Wallace Stegner

A beautifully-written book in all aspects.  Here are a couple of my favorite passages: “Seen in geological perspective, we are fossils in the making, to be buried and eventually exposed again for the puzzlement of creatures of later eras.  Seen … Continue reading

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Thought for the Day

Yours in aging with class, Jane

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Visiting the Old Folk

              Little treasures come to visit, Four and two and one. Energy abounding constant, Forts to build, such fun!                     Dyeing colored eggs for Easter … Continue reading

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Har har har…

Check out “Success,” and don’t forget to laugh at least once a day.  😉 (from http://kickarr.imgur.com) Yours in aging with class, Jane

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