Archive for April, 2009

  • Why Socialism Doesn’t Work

    By on April 30, 2009

    I don’t often merely pass on email I get, but this came from my friend Linda and I found...

  • Photos of Magnolias

    By on April 29, 2009

    Don’t you love magnolias? My aunt had a wonderful one we used to climb; year round they make good...

  • I Bought a Box of Pastels!

    By on April 28, 2009

      This is a big deal for me! We really didn’t have this in the budget, and it is...

  • Movie Review: Little Dorrit

    By on April 27, 2009

      We enjoyed this production of Charles Dickens’ Little Dorrit immensely, watching it in series on Sunday evenings on...

  • Photos of Forsythia

    By on April 26, 2009

    Forsythia is always such a delight to see. I think it was one of the first things my kids...

  • Photos of St John’s College, Annapolis

    By on April 25, 2009

    St. John’s College is the school my oldest daughter is interested in attending, that I mentioned in a previous...

  • Today’s Photos of Annapolis

    By on April 24, 2009

    Today was a full day of walking and sightseeing. The first three photos were taken in Quiet Waters Park...

  • Book Review: The Warden

    By on April 23, 2009

    This is the first book I’ve ever read of Anthony Trollope. I liked it well enough to add it’s...

  • Today’s Earth Day Poem By Me With Photos

    By on April 22, 2009

                     On Earth Day Often we think of earth’s jaggedly impassable, impressive...

  • Another Page Done in My Box-A-Day Art Journal

    By on April 21, 2009

       This page represents April 9, 2009 through April 20, 2009. See below for some close up photos. Enjoy!...

  • Laura’s Water Lily and an Update From Our Pastel Class

    By on April 20, 2009

    Above is the first of two paintings my 12 year old daughter made in my adult pastel class. I...

  • Photos of Daffodils

    By on April 19, 2009

    There is a bonanza of daffodils right now here in Connecticut. We have a lot of them because they...