Grandma Peggy’s Cove

Grandma Peggy’s Cove

According to one legend, Peggy's Cove, a pretty little fishing village on the south shore of Nova Scotia, owes its name to the lone survivor of a shipwreck, a little girl rescued and raised by the fishermen who found her. Maybe. But I think that cove belongs to another feisty Peggy, an octogenarian grandma who [...]

Happy birthday to my personal Uber/Travel Agent/Concierge

Happy birthday to my personal Uber/Travel Agent/Concierge

My sister Kathy spent the week leading up to her 54th birthday helping my mom and I finalize details for a trip Kathy isn't even taking. She will be driving us to the airport, though, and picking us up, and hosting us the night before our flight. She's basically our personal Uber/Travel Agent/Concierge Service. I [...]

No. 15 is No. 1

No. 15 is No. 1

I saw a Twitter poll  that offered voters the choice between Aaron Rodgers or Brett Favre as the greatest quarterback in Packer history. I voted for Bart Starr.  My sister Kathy liked my tweet. We are ardent Packer fans and have been attending games together even before the historic Favre and Rodgers 30-year run. We [...]