Category Archives: Family Memories

A Family Reunion surprise

I met Austin exactly one day after Michael Jackson died in 2009.  Yeah, there aren’t very many people I remember the EXACT day I met them!  Umm…. Yeah that Friday in June of 2009 was the day I met Austin because … Continue reading

Posted in Family Memories | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

The Bottom Falls Out

The bottom fell out from beneath my siblings and I, during our second stay at the Air Force Academy in Colorado, when I was in high school.  My Mom and Dad separated and Mom moved out of the house that … Continue reading

Posted in Family Memories, Just Because | Tagged , | 4 Comments

“You have a brother?”

When I posted on Facebook I was going to write about my brother and it was no holds barred….I got an interesting response.  One of my friends said: “I didn’t even know you had a brother!  I thought there were … Continue reading

Posted in Family Memories | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS – JUST A FEW

In the 1st and 2nd grade, my relationship with my twin sister, Cathy, was the one I remember the most.  I mean of course it would be, with us being twins.  We were compared often but not to the extent … Continue reading

Posted in Family Memories | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Daddy goes to Vietnam – I go to Big Springs

Growing up with Dad in the military was just a natural thing for me and my siblings.  Even if Dad wasn’t stationed at the same place we lived.  That happened twice in my Dad’s career in the Air Force.  Once … Continue reading

Posted in Family Memories | Tagged , , , , | 11 Comments

A young girls memories of the Monahans flood

I don’t remember what year it was (64, 65 or 66) that my family and I were in Monahans, Texas visiting my wonderful grandmother, Granny Latham at her house.  One day it rained and rained and rained and then it … Continue reading

Posted in Family Memories | Tagged , , | 9 Comments

Sadness in truth leads to growth and acceptance

My father was in the Air Force when I was growing up and my mother, my siblings and I had the fortunate luck of being part of his family, that’s the way I saw it anyway.  We lived in some … Continue reading

Posted in Family Memories | Tagged , , | 3 Comments