Archive for November, 2016

  • Bits and Clips for November 2016

    By on November 30, 2016

    Meanwhile, it is my earnest hope you remember I love you all and that you find something here that...

  • Poem by Ruhiyyih Khanum: This is Faith

    Poem by Ruhiyyih Khanum: This is Faith

    By on November 29, 2016

    To walk where there is no path, To breathe where there is no air, To see where there is no light- This...

  • Book Review: Soul of an Octopus

    Book Review: Soul of an Octopus

    By on November 28, 2016

    This book challenges our material assumptions about consciousness and the sources of intelligence in an effective and captivating way.

  • Our Daughter's Empty Bowls project

    Our Daughter’s Empty Bowls Project

    By on November 27, 2016

    Our daughter is making 150 bowls for an "Empty Bowls" project; they will be sold to individuals and filled...

  • photos of our recent homemade food

    Recent Food Around Here

    By on November 26, 2016

    Here are some photos of food we've enjoyed recently. Many meals were made trying new things, but you'll find...

  • Gifts from My Gallery

    By on November 25, 2016

    Since it is Black Friday, I'm going to make a shameless plug for the zillions of lovely gift ideas...

  • grace notes

    Grace Notes #2

    By on November 24, 2016

    This Thanksgiving, I am furthering my goal of appreciating the abundance of random good.

  • Thanksgiving Links

    Thanksgiving Links 2016

    By on November 23, 2016

    Here are live links to past Thanksgiving features on this blog as well as those to Christian Science Thanksgiving...

  • November State of Mind (mixed media collage) by Polly Castor

    Two New Abstract Collages

    By on November 22, 2016

    I have been trying out some new ideas, and am pleased with the results, which in turn, of course,...

  • November snow photos

    November Snow

    By on November 21, 2016

    Here are the photos I took with my iPhone on an enchanted walk before church in Ridgefield yesterday morning.

  • Book Review: One Thousand Gifts

    Book Review: One Thousand Gifts

    By on November 20, 2016

    ...her life was turned upside down and burst open by finding gratitude to God for the slightest little gifts...

  • Best Books for Kids About Thanksgiving

    Best Books About Thanksgiving for Kids

    By on November 19, 2016

    Here are our favorite books about Thanksgiving for kids. These would be terrific to read to or get in...