Laughing with Di – January 2018

 Being a mother, and now a grandmother, provides events that supply my overflowing happy memory box. What could have possibly happened to jeopardize all of this joy? Let’s have a laugh…. As a fresh, young, mother, I swaddled up my tiny, new baby boy, placed him...

Laughing With Di – December 2017

Volunteering in Santa Clarita is very rewarding. A favorite is volunteering at the school where my grandkids attend. So, let’s have a laugh. Have you ever been critiqued by a group of five-year-old Kindergarteners? One volunteer day, my task was to help the boys and...

Laughing with Di

 Born and bred in Chicago, I am a Bears fan. Your family members, friends and pretty near everyone you know is a Bears fan. Now, as a resident of Santa Clarita, I have discovered a football fan “melting pot.” So many people are from somewhere else and fan choices are...

Laughing With Di – October 2017

 I recently had the opportunity to meet up with a cousin of my grandkids at a Little League baseball game. He had not seen me in a while but he knew I was Grandma Hi Di. He decided at that moment that my husband must be “low Di” and that was just the way it should be....

Laughing With Hi Di

 Let me introduce myself to you. When I lived in Illinois, one means of communication with my wonderful grandchildren, was via Skype. They became acquainted with my “face” on a computer screen. I would wave and say, “Hi. It’s Grandma Di!” This greeting translated to...