Archive for February, 2012

  • tithing time

    Tithing Time

    By on February 29, 2012

    How appropriate on leap year to be thinking about time. Since many blessings come from tithing, I’ve been thinking,...

  • barefoot contessa carrot cake recipe

    Recipe: Awesome Carrot Cake

    By on February 28, 2012

    My husband likes cake and I had never made him one, mostly because he doesn’t celebrate his birthday, and...

  • reblooming orchids

    Orchid Re-blooming Again

    By on February 27, 2012

    I got this orchid as a gift two years ago and it has re-bloomed both last year and this....

  • lemon tree movie review, lemon tree film

    Movie Review: Lemon Tree

    By on February 26, 2012

    This movie was interesting, and thought provoking. It reduces the enormity of the Israeli / Palestinian conflict down...

  • Roasted Ratatouille recipe

    Recipe: Roasted Ratatouille

    By on February 25, 2012

    I like this better than any other ratatouille I’ve tasted. The roasting makes the difference! Be sure not to...

  • playing Words with Friends

    Words with Friends

    By on February 24, 2012

    I have been enjoying playing “Words with Friends” with my sister via our mutual iPhones. She lives in...

  • punctuation matters, eats shoots and leaves book

    Punctuation Matters

    By on February 23, 2012

    Here are some great sources to understand the importance of punctuation. It helps you see why proper usage...

  • Hands of Two New Babies

    By on February 22, 2012

    Welcome to both of you dear children! Since you live in the same town where I do, I wonder...

  • Epiphany: Economics not Engineering

    By on February 21, 2012

    Our son just came back from graduating from the National Leadership Council program in Colorado. Apparently he had an...

  • silver rule

    Golden Rule, Silver Rule and Diamond Rule

    By on February 20, 2012

    This thought of three rules instead of one was shared at our church testimony meeting. I liked it and...

  • Images & Object Lessons from my Desktop

    By on February 19, 2012

    On my Mac I’ve collected all sorts of images in my Internet wanderings and it's time to clear my...

  • A Lovely Memorial Service

    By on February 18, 2012

    I went to a lovely memorial service held today for my friend’s husband. Even though I had never met...