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:-)

How We Found our Home in Spring, Texas

When we relocated from Oklahoma to Texas we rented an apartment for the summer to give us time to find a house. I was determined to be far away from any possible hurricane danger, so I preferred far north of … Continue reading

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I Used to Cook Book — Quotes and Quips

  I was never a great cook, but I did cook on a regular basis. Proof that I used to cook came when my sons would call and ask me for a recipe. Since I was a budding cook I’ve … Continue reading

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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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