Malnutrition and Family Dynamics   The family dynamics in caring for an elderly relative or friend can be quite intense. You have an elderly family member who is suffering from malnutrition or is not safe in their current situation. What do you do about it? Empowerment Empower yourself with nutrition knowledge and confidence; then with […]



Sharing the life of an amazing woman whose life was a dance of hard work and commitment to family and friends all while living through the dust bowl. ************* Dorothy Marie Moon-McKinley was born in Shattuc, IL on January 10, 1916, to parents Hattie Mae Zick and George Hoffman. She went home to be with […]


    A Journey Down Memory Lane with Photos!     How do you preserve the memories of your family?  Shoe boxes?  Photo albums?  Scrapbooking?  Photo books?  Digital slide shows?  Family calendars?  Other ways? It would be fun to hear from you in the comment section of this blog or on facebook! See you there! […]


What is your indicator for being rich?  Is it if you have a certain amount of money in the bank?  Is it about the lifestyle you live? I grew up in what I considered an upper low-class family.  My Dad worked on cattle ranches for most of my growing up years and until he was […]