Author, Sylvia Irvine lives in Lake Stevens, Washington. She is a native of Honduras, Central America. She wants to share her great experiences, such as traveling, joining groups, getting healthier and enjoying her retirement. Her life work has been four phases; Foster Parent, Music Director, Bilingual Tax Specialist, and Spanish Instructor. Sylvia's most significant achievement was accomplishing all her goals, Citizen of the Year for Lake Stevens, Director of Christmas House, Volunteer Spanish Instructor at Senior Center and about to publish her third book on life stories. She and her husband Don have been married 35 years and have raised four daughters, a dog, and a cat.