Category Archives: past

If you could…..

If you could go back in time, where would you go? What type of clothing did you like? What kind of lifestyle? What job would you have liked? ~OR~ Would you rather go into the future? How far? What do … Continue reading

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Family Secrets

Who here has secrets? We all do right? Small ones, maybe big ones. Secrets we only tell our loved ones or maybe no one. Family secrets of all kinds have always intrigued me. Not only my own but others. Times … Continue reading

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The coolest thing

Click on year, and when juke box comes up click whatever song you want. This is great, take a trip back in time and recall the good old days!     He MuSiC RooM  40’s JuKeBoX  1955 JuKeBoX  1956 JuKeBoX  … Continue reading

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Question of the day

What was your favorite childhood television show?

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Who is that??

They say an elephant never forgets.  So then Jason must be one.  That guy never seems to forget a face. I’m sure there must be those of us who forget someone we have met before.  There was a time I … Continue reading

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When to let go?

  So,  I find a box of old letters from ex girlfriends from over 10 years ago.  Why do I keep them?  I don’t know…I can’t throw them away…Can I? They don’t mean anything to me now except memories of a … Continue reading

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Question of the day

If you were to name the absolute best gift you ever received as a child, what would it be?

Posted in childhood, children, choices, differences, favorites, fun, growing up, happiness, kids, likes, memories, old days, past, people, Question of the day, questions, simple questions, things, toys | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Does anyone buy CD’s anymore?

  Do you buy CD’s anymore?  I really want to say “albums” but I know they are long gone so CD’s will have to do.  The reason I ask this is I’ve been guilty lately of just buying a song.  … Continue reading

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Slow eaters

In my family, we are notoriously slow eaters.  If there is a Froom at the table, it’s a toss up who will be sitting there last.  I have to say that right up there on top are my dad and … Continue reading

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Another year goes by

One more year goes by. I don’t celebrate my dads life, I mourn it. Believe me, all the counseling and medication in the world can’t change the way I feel. I’ve tried, well technically they’ve tried. It is what it … Continue reading

Posted in adults, anger, behavior, children, choices, dad's, daughters, differences, emotions, family, fears, feelings, growing up, kids, lifestyles, love, memories, men, parent's, parenting, past, people, problems, sister, things, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 26 Comments

Happy Christmas

This is my favorite Christmas song.  It means a LOT to me and it’s for someone special.  Those who know me, know who it is.

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Weddings and parents giving just the right gift.

I have a cousin who got married.  As a gift to him and his new wife his parents GAVE him 20 acres of land. To build their “dream home” on as the new daughter in law put it. Well 2 … Continue reading

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Question of the Day

Did you ever peak at your Christmas presents when you were a child, and do you still???

Posted in adults, behavior, childhood, children, choices, christmas, differences, gifts, holidays, kids, life lessons, memories, past, people, presents, Question of the day, questions, simple questions, things, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Do you leave notes??

I have a very startling confession to make. I’m a note leaver.  I know it’s hard to believe but it’s true.  I think I got it from my dad because he used to do this too.  I can remember when … Continue reading

Posted in behavior, children, emotions, encourage, family, feelings, fun, grandchildren, grandma, grandpa, grandparents, habits, happy, kids, memories, parent's, past, people, relationships, things, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

School—1957 vs. 2007

Scenario:  Jack goes quail hunting before school. Pulls into school parking lot with shotgun in gun rack. 1957-Vice Principal comes over, looks at Jack’s shotgun, goes to his car and gets his shotgun to show Jack. 2007-School goes into lock … Continue reading

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Question of the day

What’s the wackiest belief you had as a child?

Posted in adults, behavior, beliefs, childhood, children, differences, funny, growing up, kids, life lessons, memories, old days, past, people, Question of the day, questions, simple questions, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Vision and hearing tests at school

For those of you who don’t know me or are new to read here, I worked in a public school system for almost 15 years. We moved and I had to give up my job.  I loved it though and … Continue reading

Posted in behavior, childhood, children, communicating, competition, deafness, differences, fears, feelings, growing up, guilt, hearing, kids, parent's, past, people, school, screenings, Uncategorized, vision | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Remembering things differently

Memories and what people remember in their lives has always held a fascination for me.  Why do we remember some things and not others? Do we really remember them or are we just reminded of them by other people?  I can remember … Continue reading

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Mr Wipple

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Kids cutting their own hair!!

Jason, Nikki and Bailey were over on Saturday and Nikki and I were talking and Jason and Bailey were snooping looking through stuff in our junk closet. We were laughing and looking at stuff saying “remember this, remember that?”  It was … Continue reading

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Kids Korner

Do your parents make you do what they want to with your hair?  If you could do what you wanted with it, what would you do?

Posted in age, children, choices, differences, feelings, freedoms, growing up, kids, Kids Korner, memories, parent's, past, people, questions, simple questions, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Sunday’s chuckle

Posted in adults, cartoons, childhood, children, favorites, fun, funny, growing up, humor, humorous, kids, laughter, life, life lessons, memories, past, people, Sunday's chuckle, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Saturday’s chuckle

Posted in cartoons, childhood, children, family circus, favorites, fun, funny, growing up, humor, humorous, kids, laughter, life, memories, past, people, satruday's chuckle, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

How old should Grandparents be?

Here’s the deal with this post.  I was recently drawn into a online WAR discussion on another blog that sadly, I can’t quit going to. I try really hard but something keeps drawing me back.  I won’t give it’s name but those … Continue reading

Posted in adults, anger, behavior, changes, children, choices, differences, emotions, fairness, feelings, grandparents, kids, lifestyles, old days, parent's, past, people, pregnancy, teenagers, things, thinking, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 27 Comments

TV show theme songs

When I was reading my homepage the other morning this article about theme songs caught my eye.  I’m a sucker for old television theme songs.  I guess I didn’t really realize that there aren’t many anymore until I read the article.  … Continue reading

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