Katie’s 17th Birthday- Costumes & Desserts

Initially, Katie wanted an Anime-themed party. But as her guest list grew, she opened to the idea of any costume. So, the party turned into a Costume and Dessert Potluck Party! In keeping with her anime theme, Katie wore her pink Ichigo costume that we made for the Ikkicon last month. Pink hair, go-go boots…

Citizenship – Jaymerican

Β  Today was a big day! Jay, Julie’s husband, became an American citizen. We all went down to San Antonio to witness the big event. We drove around looking for a parking spot for quite a while. The auditorium was packed. 1300 people were becoming citizens today – and everyone seemed to bring family and…

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Lisa Heyman & Kvelling with Friends

I hung up the phone with my friend Pam. She said that Kelly had just called her to tell her horrible news about Lisa. She died. At 47. Leaving behind Larry, Roxy and Fire. Pam had sent me an email on 2/17 saying that Lisa had been just diagnosed with Amyloidosis, a blood-borne disorder that…