Category Archives: Honeysuckle Air – Memoirs

Memoirs from the past and present about growing up in rural Oklahoma and the ever-changing events of daily life in Texas and elsewhere. About the Heavenly Sunshine in my heart:-)

Honeysuckle Air: Love Letter to Northwoods Unitarian Universalist Church–History and Hugs

We moved from Houston  in 1972 with two young sons, determined to miss our church in Oklahoma. Soon we saw a community calendar in a local paper which said a Unitarian group was meeting on Spring Cypress. We dressed up … Continue reading

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Honeysuckle Air: Happy Graduation to Kind Princess Boss Becca

I remember Princess Becca. A smart dresser even then. When we took a picture she turned and quipped “Again” so somehow we knew she’d be her very own kind of royalty. Then I saw a sensitive side when Grandpa Mac … Continue reading

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Honeysuckle Air: Holding Foot

I am probably not the only wife who was born with cold feet. After our marriage had settled into decades, there were times we went to bed only because we were tired and longed for sleep. Yet our mutual fondness … Continue reading

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A Slice of Happy: Holding the High Note

Caregivers risk the danger of being on guard 24/7.  There are times when that is necessary. However, in order to sustain the role effectively, it becomes urgent for a caregiver to carve out some time in the daily routine.  Having … Continue reading

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Honeysuckle Air: In the Dental Chair

I’d call this recollection tongue in cheek–but there was a lot more than a mere tongue in my cheek yesterday. . . She said, “Don’t close your mouth!”  I wondered, how long, forever, or would she tell me when I … Continue reading

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Honeysuckle Air: Tears for My Country

This started as a short presentation at a public gathering to process the 2016 election. Wearing red, white and blue, I stood by a container of water, removed my red, white and blue necklace, then dipped it into the water. … Continue reading

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Honeysuckle Air:Thank You Broward North

As a caregiver for over a dozen years for my husband’s two journeys with cancer, I want to give a big Thank You to all the medical professionals who helped us at Broward North Cancer Center. I feel qualified to … Continue reading

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