The St. Patrick’s Parade held in Bay City, Michigan, is one of the largest in the state, typically lasting for at least 4 hours, if not longer. Bay City celebrates St. Patrick’s Day in a weird way. Instead of holding their parade and other festivities right on St. Patrick’s Day, it is held on the … More 2016 St. Patrick’s Parade
While my daughter, Tara, and her boyfriend, Justin, enjoyed a much-deserved and needed date night, I babysat 2 of my 3 granddaughters on Valentine’s Day. Tara and Justin have had a rough time so far this year, as I had mentioned in a previous post, “Can We Have a Wednesday Re-do Please?” https://jeneanebehmeswritings.wordpress.com/2016/01/28/can-we-have-a-wednesday-re-do-please/ Their only … More Valentine’s Day 2016
Today was one of those days that we all wished we could just go back to sleep, pull the covers over our heads, and just wait until Wednesday was done with us. My apartment complex is still in the midst of major renovations and we were all notified several days ago that due to testing, … More Can We Have a Wednesday Re-do Please?
On October 25, 2014, I was all settled on my couch with my blankie, Kleenexes, remote, Vitamin Water, snacks and my cigarettes, all at the ready to enjoy the ancient rivalry between my beloved Michigan Wolverines and the Michigan State Spartans in their annual football slugfest. I had been feeling quite icky for the past … More Those Damned Wolverines Gave Me a Heart Attack!
Almost 400 years ago in 1620, there were several families who wanted to have a better life for themselves and their children. So they got on a big boat called The Mayflower and those families sailed across the large Atlantic Ocean from England to America. These families were called The Pilgrims and they had a … More OUR THANKSGIVING FAMILY STORY