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. […]

THE MONTHY QUESTION

Georgene (Sept. ’18) writes, “Back in August, one of the questions was ‘I was born in….’ Here’s my reply, ‘I was born at Quintard Hospital, San Diego CA, in 1953. In 2001 when my husband and I moved to San Diego from Michigan I thought it would be fun to try to find my birth […]

SPECIAL THANK YOUS!

Gracias! Merci Beaucoup! Denki! THANK YOU! SPECIAL THANK YOUS! I don’t often have the space to thank all the volunteers who help get this newsletter to you. First, I want to thank those who touch this copy right before it goes to print –the proof-readers. June Poucher reads first by e-mail. She sends me corrections. […]

WEEKLY FACEBOOK TOPICS

If you have not yet found us on Facebook, type “Ninepatch group” into your Facebook search line. (Not just “Ninepatch.” That single word will take you to our business page which offers no discussion/chat.) Here’s the weekly topic line up for September 2018: Week 1: “Tomorrow I need to…” Week 2: “The sickest I’ve ever […]

OUR MONTHLY QUESTION

This month Georgene (May ‘18) comments on “What item you don’t currently possess would you like to have in your home?” Georgene says, “What item I would like to have in my home? Because we just finished an August heat wave, it would have to be a bedroom air conditioner that goes through the wall […]

MORE FACEBOOK BUSINESS

The Ninepatch Board, Frances, Christa and Georgene, I would very much appreciate a favor from 9patchers. Please take the time to link to our web site on Facebook and other social media, and through their favorite bulletin boards and other sites. In case you forgot the directions, write the address into the box where you […]

FACEBOOK NINEPATCH GROUP WEEKLY DISCUSSION TOPICS

Week 1 – My favorite TV show is/was… Week 2 – My favorite ice cream flavor is… Week 3 – My favorite game to play is… Week 4 – My favorite city is…

MONTHLY QUESTION

Christa (July ‘18) shares her thoughts on her childhood hero /heroine with us. “I didn’t relate to many hero/heroine figures as a child, but one that stood out to me was Lizzie Compton. I read about how at the age of 14 she dressed as a boy and went off to fight in the Civil […]