Hygge is a little Danish word I know because my Mother was born and raised in Denmark, and my Dad lived there for two and a half years. I don’t remember my Mom giving me the definition of the word, I just knew it meant what you feel when you see a darling baby or child, or a […]
This is a picture of my Great-Grandmother, Mary Keller Domgaard, and her son Kermit Domgaard, (Uncle Kerm to all of us), just after he came home from serving in the US Army during WW II. He was a bachelor, and in his thirties when he left. She was close to seventy and had been a widow for many […]
Several years ago we were asked about joining a country club. I thought it over for a while and wondered about the pros and cons. A country club is a place where some people can go and enjoy golfing, swimming, tennis, and other activities in a controlled atmosphere. Country clubs have various criteria to be met in order to gain membership. People […]
I booked my flight so I had a couple of days in Italy before hooking up with family elsewhere in Europe. I flew in to Fiumicino Airport and took the train to Rome – about half an hour away. I emerged from the train station and a thrill went through me as I took in this beautiful city. I couldn’t help […]
I’ve been so many places and have loved all of them. Every time I travel to a new destination, it becomes my new favorite place . . . I always return loving America; but leaving things behind for a little while can be very liberating.