Sammie says, the first five people who can find this in the store win a Carhartt Wallet! The contest starts on Monday and ends on Saturday December 10. So here’s what Sammie wants you to find in the store. Look up, look down and look all around. Once you find it grab Dave or another staff member and point it out to them.
And here’s this week’s prize! It’s a black Carhartt Flip ID Canvas and Leather Wallet. Pretty cool isn’t it?
Our ‘Burg Mother
Marlene will always be remembered as the best mother of the ‘Burg. So many people came to her for her great advice, friendship, knowledge, and many other things. Continue reading The Williamsburg Villager May, 2016
Grandchildren — God’s Gift to Grandparents!
Grandchildren are the most anticipated arrivals in the older generations’ lives. We hint, we cajole. Yes, we even push our own children about when we can expect these little blessings from above. Then, a grandchild is on the way. Continue reading The Williamsburg Villager Oct. 2015
Alzheimer’s… As Population Ages, a Growing Problem
How often have we heard older people say, “I don’t mind getting old, if I still have my mind.”? It is a worry for all of us over the age of 60. Just the other day, I said to A.J., “We aren’t as busy today as we were last Saturday are we?”
Continue reading The Williamsburg Villager September, 2015
One Hamburger, French Fries and a Drink
When you get older, your appetite is not what it used to be and sometimes neither is your budget. Here is a story pretty true to life for Joe and me. When we go to McDonald’s, we often share an order of ten chicken nuggets, fries and a drink. Read on: Continue reading The Williamsburg Villager Aug, 2015
On Competency Testing… Are You Ready?
There was an article in the newspaper the other day with a headline that read, “Aging MD’s Favor Early Competency Testing”. That piqued my interest right away. It seems that doctors are urging adult children to check on their aging parents to see if they are losing any of their faculties. If some loss is noticed, it is time to have parents tested. Continue reading The Williamsburg Villager July, 2015
Join Us in our April Fling
Harkening back to the “good ole days” (days when you hung your wash on the line, etc.), when Williamsburg had a street fair at least once a year…. Families gathered on the streets, shared their picnic baskets, visited, and ended with a street dance… complete with country fiddlers providing music while the villagers tried their talents at dancing the fan-dango.
Continue reading The Williamsburg Villager April, 2015