Category Archives: personal

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving saw the usual cast of suspects show up, less Larry and Kat. Adam helped me install the lights on the eaves and gutters of both the 1st and second floor. We rented the usual 40′ boom lift. This year … Continue reading

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Bob Fohlen

Well, it’s been some time since I posted….. Alot has happened recently. I guess that I’ll start current and work backwards (until I run out of time /energy/want to. We lost Eloise’s step-father on July 4th. He and Jeannine had … Continue reading

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deafness

On Being DeafI never understood what it meant when hard of hearing people described what they heard.  Last week, with an ear infection, I sneezed amid coughing.  Blew a hole in my left eardrum.  Really painfull.  (by the way, as … Continue reading

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Ma n Pa

WE went to see Mom and Dad last weekend.  They now live in Standish, Calif.  OK, we also saw Larry and Kat.  MnD live in a modular home similar to the one in Rohnert Park.  Only this one comes with … Continue reading

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Christmas Blessings

  Our Christmas was wonderful this year, if quieter. We were blessed with having our daughter and granddaughter for her 1st Christmas. At 7 weeks, she is too small to really share in the excitement, but next year should be … Continue reading

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Christmas with the Claus’s

The lights are up.  Well, kinda.  Today, Saturday is the 1st weekend that I have free since Thanksgiving.  So today I will spred the lights into the backyard.  Our "Merry Christmas" sign will hit the fence.  The creek and pond … Continue reading

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homecoming

The Girls are all Home Eloise Renee arrived at home yesterday with her entourage, Eloise Jeannette (grandmother), Jeannine Fohlen (Great Grandmother), Rachel Smith & Betsy Gallardo (fans extraordinaire) and chief handler and publicist Amanda Jeannette. There were balloons, gifts and … Continue reading

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