Tag Archives: Lorraine Visotski

Make That Sixty-Two

Sixty one years and counting  (But that was last year) Happy Anniversary Mom & Dad   You have lived the example of  “a perfect marriage is two, imperfect people who never give up on each other.” Thanks for the ongoing … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day 2016

The link below was put up  a few years ago with a pretty song almost as old as me. Happy Mother’s Day , Mother. And here is the back story:  We Choose You, which is the real story of a mother’s … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Love

Last week was my 56th birthday.  Thank you to the many, many folks who expressed birthday wishes on FB, Linkedin, Twitter, Tumbler or who took the time to call or send a card. At my age, I consider myself very fortunate … Continue reading

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Throwing It Back

I had to save this for a Thursday. One of the topics I often ponder is wondering what it would have been like to have everyone walking around with a computerized camera in their pockets in the 1970’s? Taking pictures … Continue reading

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To The Highway.

Leaving in a few hours for another 750 mile road-trip “home”. Stopping for lunch in Roanoake, VA with business buddy (hopefully) and then spending the night at “The Mount” for a mini-retreat, including dinner with two seminarian friends  at The … Continue reading

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Sixty-One Years And Counting

Happy Anniversary to my parents who have managed to put up with each other for sixty-one years. (Well, it hasn’t been all that bad) Some new readers may not know the story, but can read it here: We Chose You. … Continue reading

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Happy Mothers Day

A repeat post from 2013. Happy Mothers Day There are no words to express how lucky I am to still have mom around……albeit 750 miles away.

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Hittin’ The Road

0530 Hittin’ the road One day of driving in the rain, dinner at The Ott House One day of driving in snow  (1st Day of Spring?)remainder of of trip to NJ Long weekend with Mom & Dad, celebrating  her 80-something … Continue reading

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A Privilege, Indeed

“You must give some time to your fellow men. Even if it’s a little thing, do something for others–something for which you get no pay but the privilege of doing it.” -Albert Schweitzer

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This Weekend Is Inerrupted For…

It is so cool being 54 years old and still having both my parents around and visiting for a few days. Some of you already know the story, but for those that do not, here it is. Normally, their routine … Continue reading

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A Gift

One of the joys I have in life is to come accross interesting blogs and share the stories with my readers, encouraging them to follow with me. Marilyn’s blog is called “Things I Want To Tell My Mother” and “A … Continue reading

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Noteworthy Event #1

Friday, May 16, 2014 marked the 60th annivesary of my parents marriage…60 years! I visted them in April for several days and was not able to get up there for this weekend. I did however, arrange for a dear family … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day

She speaks with wisdom, and faithful instruction is on her tongue. She watches over the affairs of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness. Her children arise and call her blessed: Her husband also and he praises … Continue reading

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The Ghost At Work

As I grow older, my desire to go back and touch pieces of my past gets stronger and stronger. I want to stand in places I once trod and to thank the people who played a role in what I … Continue reading

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Going “Home”

Note: Since I’m not getting any younger either, there is a chance that there may be some detours and short, short stories buried within this short story. As I work through this idea of putting up more personal observations on … Continue reading

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