Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Everything is under control




It's our weekend (Wednesday and Thursday) plus the husband is taking Friday off to help with the Hanukkah party. I believe we have everything under control. The hard work doesn't start until Friday afternoon, coordinating it all. It will be fun but I am always happy when it's all over. The day after, we do a party, I'm exhausted while enjoying that "Job well done" kinda feeling.

Then it will be Christmas Eve as the next big event. That's family plus Virginia who is 93, a Sufi-Muslim from Turkey, who converted to Christianity a couple of years ago. She'll come to our Hanukkah party as well. She was a WW2 Army nurse and lives at the same Veteran Home as my Father-in-law. We enjoy her sharp mind. She is a very interesting lady who has led a life, that should be made into a movie. Everyone loves her.

My husband will have to drive to the Home - load them both in our van with their wheelchairs. Then when its over, drive them back. It is a lot of work, but with both of them in their 90's, it's the least we can do- they both are sharp and love to interact with all us "youngins."









3 comments:

  1. Virginia sounds like she has had a busy and fascinating life. Wonderful plans your family has. Enjoy yourselves.

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  2. Enjoy the festivities coming up, Debby. It sounds like a lot of them, so pace yourself.

    ~Sheri

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  3. That is sweet the extra work your hubby will do so so Virginia and your FIL can enjoy the festivities! Fascinating life she did indeed lead! So many stories that I hope she shares with you all!

    betty

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