Archive for August, 2011

  • “Spitting in the Wind”

    By on August 31, 2011

    Very timely for me, I read today the book of Ecclesiastes from the Message version of the Bible. Below...

  • Polly Castor artist, Forest Sprites on a Sun-drenched Morning

    Today’s Painting

    By on August 30, 2011

    The hurricane gave me an opportunity to paint when I haven’t gotten to do in all too long. This...

  • Book Review: Surprised by Oxford

    By on August 29, 2011

    I loved this book about a young Canadian woman unexpectedly finding God at Oxford. I could relate to this...

  • Hurricane Irene

    By on August 28, 2011

    Well, we were out of power four days. The first evening we all played Settler’s of Catan by candlelight...

  • My Youngest Won the AP Drawing Scholarship

    By on August 27, 2011

      A month ago I posted on this blog samples of drawings done by previous AP Drawing students. I...

  • Summer Chemistry

    By on August 25, 2011

    My son is industriously indulging in leftover Chemistry experiments before Physics starts next week and I want him to...

  • Some Garden Yield

    By on August 24, 2011

    Zinnias… Tomatoes… Yes!  

  • My Article was Reprinted in the Sentinel

    By on August 23, 2011

    My newspaper article about Christian Science and doctors was reprinted in the August 22, 2011 issue of the Christian...

  • My Two Girls

    By on August 22, 2011

    So nice to have the whole family together, even if just for a couple days… Here are my two...

  • My Son Turns 17

    By on August 21, 2011

    We celebrated my son turning 17 a little early since his sister was home…  

  • Summer Food Around Here

    By on August 20, 2011

    Don’t you love summer food? The photos below include these recipes already on the blog (click on any title...

  • A Japanese Anemone

    By on August 19, 2011

    The Japanese Anemone are thriving in our yard…