Bringin’ the 70’s to Arizona
When my parents moved to Mesa, Arizona, I could only try to imagine what kind of house they owned and what kind of subdivision it was in. Was it ...
Posted by Judy Orr on October 28, 2009
My Dad's Final Destination - Arizona
I didn’t think I could ever handle the passing of my father. I was a Daddy’s Girl. As I mentioned in a previous post, he was a dream ...
Posted by Judy Orr on August 22, 2009
I Finally Took My First Flight - At 45
One of my life goals was to travel to distant places like Egypt and France. Can’t do that in a car. So at the age of 45, we got a trip to ...
Posted by Judy Orr on May 17, 2009
My Parents Left Us
OK, so I was 32. But I was the one with the grandchildren. One of my brothers was already living in California. My 18-year-old brother, who was ...
Posted by Judy Orr on April 16, 2009
My First Warm Weather Love Was Florida
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As long as I can remember, every year during Easter vacation my family would jump in the aqua 1950 something Buick ...
Posted by Judy Orr on March 15, 2009
Why Didn't I Just Leave Illinois?
At the age of 19 I had a job offer to work with my prior boss who left the company I was employed at to work for the World Bank. I would be his ...
Posted by Judy Orr on February 14, 2009
I Hate Snow
I'm sitting in my home with the heat cranked up so high my skin is dry and my hair is full of static. We're going to have record low temps tomorrow ...
Posted by Judy Orr on January 3, 2009