mid-month game

Dear Readers and E- readers,      Ever spin your tires in mud, sinking sand or snow, unable to get traction?     Frustrating, right?  You work and work. Sometimes you are lucky and grab a toehold. Other times you call for help, still others you work yourself out of the spot.  I recall in my early […]

FACEBOOK TOPICS FOR JANUARY 2019

Following are our Facebook Ninepatch Topics for January 2019. Week 1: “As I grow older, I am looking forward to…” Week 2: “The way I like to eat a sandwich is…” Week 3: “The last time I really had fun was…” Week 4: “My first kiss…” We look forward to seeing your responses!

FACEBOOK’S NINEPATCH GROUP

Following are several detailed comments from ourNinepatch Facebook Group topic, “Memorable teachers.” Georgene (See Monthly Question) “Fred Jacobs, hands down! I had a monster school girl crush. Mr. Jacobs was my teacher for high school American History, Government, Sociology –anything he taught. Eight years after high school I ran into Fred and we went out for a […]

MONTHLY QUESTIONS

Our topic for this month is the question,”If neither time nor money were an issue, what do you think would be the most enjoyable way to travel from New York to California?”             Our Ninepatch treasurer Georgene (Oct.’18) responds to the travel question above. “I can’t imagine driving coast-to-coast in a car unless I had no time deadline and a bucket of […]

OUR 2019 BOARD MEETING

At our board meeting, Christa, Georgene and I will evaluate our present out-reach and delivery. One matter will be our new-in-2018 FACEBOOK Ninepatch. (On Facebook, search for “Ninepatch Group.”) Do you have Monthly Question topics you would like to see discussed? Would you join a live online conversation with Frances and others if we had […]

MONTHLY QUESTION

Our Monthly Question for November 2018, “I am (fairly) good at….” will continue. A new topic will join it, “If neither time nor money were an issue, what do you think would be the most enjoyable way to travel from New York to California?”

NINEPATCH ON FACEBOOK

Check out our Facebook, type “Ninepatch group!” Be sure To put “Facebook group” in the search line. Not just “Ninepatch.” Our business page has no postings or chat. Here’s the weekly topic line up for December 2018: Week 1: “I’m most like my dad when…” Week 2: “My favorite family tradition is…” Week 3: “I […]

OUR MONTHLY QUESTION

Frances, Editor   has this to say about “I am (fairly) good at…” “Organizing must be my forte!   Often when I talk about projects I have or preparations to travel, friends comment, “You are so organized!”  I do not think of myself in those terms. However, I can see why others might. Life is interesting. Many […]

WEEKLY FACEBOOK TOPICS

Many thanks to everyone who took time to make short comments to our weekly /daily NINEPATCH GROUP postings.  Following is a letter-like comment reader Meschelle Amber (Sept. ’18) made last month to the weekly topic, “My favorite ice cream….” “When I was a little girl mother always wanted to keep Neapolitan ice cream around. Being […]

AN EARLIER QUESTION

A Monthly Question I recall from earlier this year was “I first lived away from home…” My leaving home event happened when I went off to nursing school. It was September of 1955. I lived in a sort of dorm, at St. Luke’s School of Nursing.   Back then The White Home was the students’ residence. […]