Four years ago today, my surgeon said the words, “You have a little breast cancer.” (that is kind of like being a little pregnant – you either are or you aren’t – unfortunate words on her behalf!) That little cancer turned into rounds of chemo, multiple surgeries, the discovery that I’m positive for the BRCA…Read more »
Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good! His faithful love endures forever.
Have you noticed, those who live in areas with distinctive seasons that the light is shifting? The blooming flowers have changed from reds and pinks to a rich gold and deep, royal purple. If you are like me maybe your eyes are beginning to water a bit. The maples and dogwoods have been holding a…Read more »
Part of the human experience, for me anyway, is to keep the memories of those who have gone before. Of times…of moments that were pivotal in each life as well as those which impacted our collective experience. It is why I love, LOVE to read and study history – always have! It is the collection…Read more »
Great perils have this beauty, that they bring to light the fraternity of strangers.
I found myself reminded recently of the power of awe to transform understanding and outlook. It happened while walking with my three-year old granddaughter. Her exuberance for all things buggy, wiggly and muddy made me stop and reconsider how I viewed the worm in the garden or the giant writing spider on the bean vines.…Read more »
This past winter I became obsessed with baking yeast breads. Before you get too excited by the thought of wonderful smells emanating from my kitchen, please understand that the reality didn’t quite live up to the expectation. Oh the smells were fantastic and many of the loaves were actually edible but none, NONE of them…Read more »