We weren’t always the blithely blogging seniors you see today. A few years ago, we were in a tough spot and weren’t sure where to go next. Read all about our family’s journey from confusion to clarity in Steve Slon’s “The Connected Caregiver” blog.
Cutie heads out into the neighborhood to visit Libros Schmibros, a new lending library and used bookshop opened by David Kipen, the former director of literature for the NEA. David’s new to the world of retail, but luckily his friend Cutie has a lot of advice gleaned from her many years in the shoe business, and she’s happy to share.
Let’s tag along to learn a bit about this interesting community project, and Cutie’s thoughts for how David can make a go of it.
In today’s short subject, Cutie and Pop Pop reveal that they don’t always agree about what constitutes “couple time” while also demonstrating that after 73 years of marriage, married people have a special way of looking alike.
Cutie’s never been much of a cat person, but when her granddaughters bring their new kitten for a visit, her heart melts. Tune in as Cutie goes “fishing” for kitty, tucks the critter into her top, remembers her Yiddish-speaking pussycat of many years ago, and sings a couple of adorable songs to her little furry friend. It’s a cute explosion, and YOU’RE invited!