The Eagle has landed

After 22, almost 23 years Mom decided it was time to leave the condo and head to a retirement residence nearer family.  The condo went on the market, the applications for the residence were accepted, the movers were booked, and in my Mom’s words “that all happened rather quickly!”  Yes, indeed it did. What a…

Looking back

Last Saturday Wendy and I joined Catherine (I think I am the only one who still calls her Catherine), to help our Mom work through the process of preparing to move to the Meighen Retirement Residence.  It was sure fun to be together and to work to accomplish this task – not that we got…

Mother’s Day 2016

Mother’s Day We had a wonderful day last Sunday with Mom who continues to amaze me with her vitality and health now into her 80’s. She’s an Eastland alright! Cath, Terry, Noah and Laura joined us for the day and Mom treated us to lunch – somehow it seems like we should be paying but…