Category Archives: Family

A Personal Disclosure. Perhaps TMI.

A lifelong friend recently posted the following on Facebook: Do any of you seniors feel like your family is against you, even if you had helped them out one time or another? This is very depressing. How do you feel? … Continue reading

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Parents and Grandparents

Oftentimes, in today’s American society, people tend to have such “busy” lives that they neglect to maintain close interpersonal relationships with their parents and grandparents. If you are fortunate enough to have parents and/or grandparents alive, make sure to keep … Continue reading

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People who care about you.

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Mothers Day is every day. Loving thoughts of Pearl Lerman Hansen.

Having been raised in a single parent home for most of my life along with five of my brothers, Jan, Ron, Rich, Garry and Daryl, and my sister, Cheryl, (there were 7 of us), I have a special appreciation for … Continue reading

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I like having visitors, but

I rarely have anyone visit me. I make it a point to keep in touch with many of my family and friends. I also make it a point to visit them, whenever they are available for and desirous of a … Continue reading

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Pearl Hansen, née Pearl Lerman

Today, December 22, 2018, is the 97th anniversary of the birth of my mother, Pearl Lerman Hansen. Sadly, my mother had a cerebral hemorrhage back in October of 1984 while attending a big family party celebrating the first birthday of … Continue reading

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Your time is the most precious gift you can give your elderly parents and grandparents.

I saw the following on the Facebook wall of my wonderful wife, Judy Rosenberg Hansen, who introduced it with the comment “I’m old now, I get it! I pray the kids and grandkids see this!”

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