Sara-ndipity

Life as a caregiver is overwhelming and exhausting. I do love to get out from time to time and hope to inspire others to get out there too!

San Francisco

Everyone loves San Francisco.  Often called the “city” here.  Richard had moved there almost a year ago now, hmm…..I wonder if it was two years ago in May….. hmmmmm.  Regardless I try to get up there to see him from time to time.   I’ve gone for lunch but my favorite is to meet him […]

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Finally

  About a year ago Bill came home with a flyer for  Create it.  It is close to the house and he thought it was something Lizzie and I could do.  I was instantly drawn to the colorful picture and when I saw glass making I was very interested.  At Priory, the high school that […]

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Sisterly love

I remember years ago when my Aunt Bernita, Bun, for short would visit my mom.  It was too funny to watch the banter between them.  Aunt Bun always wore her hair in a bun and I wondered which came first the bun or the truncated name, Bun!  I can’t remember what the banter was like […]

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The Way It Should Be

I left my house in Los Altos at 10:30.  The sky was so blue and clear a truly beautiful March 1st day not at all characteristic of winter!  I was off to meet a friend who lives in San Francisco.  I had some extra time and thought I’d drive to her and meet her mom […]

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Clubbing

Never did I think at 59 I’d go out to a nightclub.  A friend had wanted to go to Opal in downtown Mountain View as her husband’s assistant worked there.  Also, a partner of his is a partial owner.  I kept saying no to my friend but kept mentioning to all my friends and the […]

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Postcard writing

Presidents Day, 2017 My sister Kayleen had been telling me about her strategy of writing postcards to relieve her distress and anger over some of the elected officials, Trump and a new entourage, and their new policies.  Intrigued I wasn’t convinced until she told me that one of her friends had a post card writing […]

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Mystery House

February 21, 2017 My sister Heidi drove up from Ventura as her son is living in Oakland now and she likes to connect with him.  Lucky for me I live here and they all convene at our house except the this time we are remodeling a bathroom and life is a wreck. So Heidi stayed […]

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