November 13, 2015 2 Comments

Memories of Mom and Leona Starkey

Who knew when the Starkey family moved in that the new family next door would be such an important part of our life. The adventures and fun Mom and Leona had were epic and we all went along for the ride! They were best friends. Here is an email sent

November 6, 2015 4 Comments

Deanna Shares on Loss, Letting Go and What Mom Meant to Her

Deanna Shares on Loss, Letting Go and What Mom Meant to Her Sometimes there are events in life that just are too big to put into words… Too much to capture with letters and marks and spaces! Sometimes it takes some time… Some distance to be able to get thoughts

May 7, 2015 2 Comments

Nancy (Perry) Rohr ~ Memories of the Three Amigos!

Fay Humphrey, Maggie and Dottie Perry My mom (Dottie Perry), Maggie, and another friend (Fay Humphrey) were good pals and had an energy that any set of friends would find enviable.  One of the things that connected them was doing crafts and NOBODY I’ve ever known has been as amazing

May 6, 2015 1 Comment

Cherished Memories by Kathy Hardin (Plank)

Early Memories of Life and Friendship Uncle Joe, Auntie Pat and Kathy Plank While Mo, Dee, and Ree were darting in and out of the pilings [at the Surfside house], our dads, Joe and Joe, were surfing, catching the “late evening glass.” Our moms, Maggie and Pat, were deep into a

April 22, 2015 2 Comments

Turning 21 ~ A Memory Shared by Mary Ann

I was turning ‘21’ years of age and would have a quiet, normal dinner with my folks and brothers, along with a lovely birthday cake that my mom fixed.  Maggie decided that turning 21 was an important benchmark of maturity and needed a party.  So, she decided to have a