Archive for May, 2013

  • Poem by Kahil Gibran: Your Children

    By on May 31, 2013

    Your Children Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself....

  • Recipe: Crustless Leek and Gruyere Quiche

    By on May 30, 2013

    This recipe couldn’t be more easy. The result is very custardy in texture, and the leftovers taste just as...

  • Book Review: Spy in a Little Black Dress

    By on May 29, 2013

    This book was a pleasant surprise.  I found it on the library’s new book shelf, and didn’t expect to...

  • My New Landscape Pastel Step by Step

    By on May 28, 2013

    I did this pastel last weekend. It is 11” x 14” and titled Summer Shade with Lyla.  I took...

  • Memorial Tribute Run

    By on May 27, 2013

    Our daughter ran in this 5K Tribute Run to raise money for veterans…

  • Photos at the Heirloom Seed Festival

    By on May 26, 2013

    My husband, an avid organic gardener, took me today to the third annual Heirloom Seed Festival.  We heard some...

  • Photos of Our New Library

    By on May 25, 2013

    A while back I rejoiced with demolition photos, celebrating that our local library would finally be finished.  Well here it...

  • Sources for Free eBooks

    By on May 24, 2013

    As we head into a long holiday weekend, I thought it would be a good time to share some...

  • Recipe: Thyme and Garlic Roasted Shrimp

    By on May 23, 2013

      This is a very easy and useful dish to have in your back pocket because it is both...

  • Featured Artist: Sonia Agosti

    By on May 22, 2013

    I have been enjoying this artwork by Italian artist Sonia Agosti.  I love the vigorous swipes of paint and the...

  • Poem by Woodruff Smith: Genesis 1 or Genesis 2

    By on May 21, 2013

    Genesis 1 or Genesis 2 Where did it begin This idea called you? In Genesis 1, Or Genesis 2?...

  • Last Kid’s Forum as We Know It

    By on May 20, 2013

    Our homeschooling group has held a Kid’s Forum presentation group every month of the school year for the last...