The Hughes Family State of Affairs for 2014

1517 Aylesbury Ln, Plano TX, 75075 - (972) 423-8611(h)


  • Beverly Continues As Parish Associate At First Presbyterian Church Richardson
  • Our Big Trip This Year Was To Travel With The First Presbyterian Church Choir & Plano Civic Chorus Through Europe.  We Attended Various Venues Starting In Barcelona Spain, Through Provence, France's Burgundy Region And Finishing Up In Paris.  Beverly Was The Resident Chaplin And I Of Course Went Along As Eye Candy.  
  • A Friend Of Beverly's Wrote The Play "Escape From Circle 8" That We Attended At A Theater In The SoHo Area Of NYC.  Additional Sightseeing Included The NYC Halloween Parade, The 911 Monument With Freedom Tower #1, The Guggenheim Museum And A Broadway Play.  

A Month By Month Account Of The Year


  • We Rang In The New Year With Dear Friends


  • ZoŽ's 8th B'Day
  • James' 4th B'Day


  • Sara's B'Day


  • Easter Dinner At Our house - Had The Whole  Family Here
  • Beverly & I, With Some Friends, Attended The Nacogdoches Tx - Oldest Town In Texas Motorcycle Rally.  Though We Were Pulled Over Twice, There Were No Arrests.


  • Sara & Leigh's 8th Anniversary
  • Mother's Day Celebration 


  • Leigh's B'Day
  • Elaine's B'Day
  • Trip Through Europe - This Time Starting In Barcelona
  • My old Harley Sportster Met The End Of Its Road In A Traffic Accident.  However, It Was Shortly Thereafter Replaced By A Slightly More Powerful And Newer Sportster.  Still Riding :-)
  • Spent The 4th In San Antonio With The Children & Their Families



  • I Retired
  • Beverly Celebrated Her 63rd B'Day While We Attended Our 45th High School Reunion In Des Moines IA
  • Visited Some Relatives On Our Return To Plano
  • Our 43rd Wedding Anniversary


  • As Usual I Turned 29
  • Maia's 7th B'Day 
  • Beverly & I Spent A Couple Days In Broken Bow OK Checking Out The Cabins In The Kiamichi Mountains And The Quachita Forest.  Alas, There Were No Sasquatch Sightings.


  • Rather Than An Overnight Motorcycle Ride This Year I Made A Day Trip To Archer City TX.  Sam The Lion Told Me To Go There.
  • David & Elaine's 11th Anniversary
  • Our Annual Reunion With The O'l Iowa Bridge Group
  • We Took A Trip To New York City 


  • Grace's 5th B'Day
  • Thanksgiving Feast  


  • Michael's 3rd B'Day
  • David's 40th B'Day (op-ed: How Did That Happen?)  
  • The Christmas Letter Is Sent Out
  • Here We Go Again!!!

Beverly -       Wayne -

Folks Do Come To Texas For Vacation.  If Yall Want To Take A Vacation, You Are Welcome To Come On Down!  We'd Enjoy It.

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year - Live well & God Bless!!
Wayne & Beverly Hughes