The Old Sycamore Tree – Blog #5

It’s been a few months since I posted my last blog. I would have gotten back sooner, but a combination of things kept causing my delay. First off, I moved to Laguna Woods from Long Beach on December 29, 2013, as I explained in my … Continue Reading →


The Season of Hope and Love – Blog No# 4

Merry Christmas and happy new year, my friends! It’s a bit strange to be moving on Christmas week, but after spending a lovely evening tonight on Christmas Eve with my dear neighbors, I’m reminded of the message of hope and love that this beautiful season … Continue Reading →


The Marvelous Marvels – Blog #3

“Here we are as in olden days, happy golden days of yore.” From the beautiful Christmas carol, Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas. Most of you are olden golden friends of yore and others I’m happily just getting to know. I appreciate and love you … Continue Reading →


A Friend’s Dream – Blog #2

I can’t think of anything better to write about then my friend, Besthines Davis, and the dream she dreamed and made happen on Sunday, December 8th in Birmingham, Alabama! Her dream was to put together a gospel concert series celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the … Continue Reading →


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Welcome – Blog #1

WELCOME to my blog, everyone! I’ve taken the dive into the world of blogging and the water’s fine. It’s not scary at all. The first step is always the hardest, and I’m so glad I  jumped in. Ya just gotta jump! It’s really good to … Continue Reading →