Life and Death

It had been a couple days since I had heard or seen Jackson’s girl hamster named Marvin.  The last time was when we had cleaned her cage.  But usually we see her at bedtime, poking her nose out and having a snack. I got concerned.  Concerned that she may have escaped.  It was the only […]

Phineas and Ferb: The Best LIVE Tour Ever!

This Sunday, the Monkee Family was invited to travel south to Everett, WA to attend Disney’s Phineas and Ferb: The Best LIVE Tour Ever! Phineas and Ferb and the rest of the Tri-State Area crew magically slide off the screen onto the stage to sing and dance to some of the boy’s most famous songs from […]

Taking Action

This Sunday I took a step toward taking Action.  I went for my first run of 2012 and it took 30 minutes into the run before I actually felt good and 45 minutes before my hips and shins were telling me that I need new running shoes.  All those spin classes in my runners trashed […]

Wednesdays of a Few Words: Monkee Movember

One day late for Wednesday of a Few Words but had to share this picture. Monkee Movember-styles. Click HERE to donate. It’s never too late.

Letter to Santa

There’s a chill in the air and the nights are getting darker earlier.  It’s envitable, winter is approaching and with winter comes that one holiday that can drive us insane with stress, delight, tantrums, and joy. Christmas. It’s already started.  Christmas lights, decorations, circling toys in the toy catalogue books, and of course Santa pictures […]

How Will You Remember?

Jackson asked me about my poppy today.  He said that when he sees the poppy, he remember Grandpa.  Although my Dad did not serve in the war and was interned to Greenwood during the war, I looked upon Jackson’s comment as a thoughtful one.  I purchased pins from the Veterans and used them to fasten […]