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369. Survivor Girl

Good morning.  It’s me again.  Because my going-on-80 blob didn’t start celebrating birthdays till late October of last year, I’m trying to catch up. Today’s birthday is featuring my daughter Lisa Marie Ford – the third oldest of our seven … Continue reading

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368. Blog extra: Up late

This is another post from grandson Bryce. It’s been nice to have my grandma back the last bit instead of being consumed by the blog. Now grama, Matt and I are able to catch up and watch (grama has the … Continue reading

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367. Lawyer Lady

Today is my great niece Elizabeth (Fitzpatrick) Bush’s birthday but I got mixed up and blobbed about it yesterday on Blob 367.  Now that I’m 80, they say it’s okay to be confused (in my case,however, confusion was a congenital … Continue reading

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366. Little Miss Twinkle Toes

Are you still there?  I hope, I hope. Octo-woman is still basking in the glow of her big Eight-O birthday.  Thanks to folks like you, it was a monumental day (even though I spent much of it at doctor visits … Continue reading

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365. Labor Rooms I Have Known

So here it is at last.  The last blob to mark my big day when I’m not going-on-80 any more.  I’ve graduated at last.  With 80 birthdays behind me, I am finally going to have to sit down and figure … Continue reading

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364. Driving Tips from Octo-Woman

The blob this week about failing my eye test while trying to renew my driver’s license reminded me once again of my erstwhile driving days of yore. While no one has ever suggested that I was a good driver, I … Continue reading

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363. Craig Fortune

Here he is, today’s birthday baby: Donald Craig Fortune. As far as family and friends are concerned, his undercover name is Craig. Craig is married to my niece Denise (Fitzpatrick) Fortune. and together, they have managed to produce and raise … Continue reading

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