Posts tagged with ‘community’

  • New Poem by me: Each Year a Virginia Reel

    By on March 7, 2011

    Life is a dance and I love all kinds. But a reel? Now that’s fun.

  • A Pledge of Civility

    By on January 18, 2011

    Following the Tucson shootings, our Ridgefield Clergy Association, of which I have been an active member for thirteen years,...

  • On My Son’s Service Trip They Built a School

    By on August 10, 2010

      As I discussed yesterday (see here), my son, along with 20 church teens, went on a service trip...

  • Kenyan Lifestyle

    By on June 19, 2010

    This is my last post of four on my daughter’s experience in Kenya. To see the other posts click...

  • On the Sudden Passing of a Good Friend

    By on January 13, 2010

    My dear friend Jill unexpectedly passed on last night. She will be heartily missed. We knew each other primarily...

  • Apple Picking Changes

    By on October 12, 2009

    One of the things that sold us on buying our house here in Connecticut was this local orchard we...

  • Photos of Flags, Freedom and Apple Pie

    By on July 4, 2009

    Happy Fourth of July! Flags, Freedom and Apple Pie:  thank God we have them all! Enjoy!

  • Homeschool Graduation Haiku

    By on June 21, 2009

    The house is scrubbed clean For the big graduation All the books are shelved. A tent in the rain...

  • My Homeschool Daughter’s Graduation

    By on June 20, 2009

    We had forty special people to our house today for my oldest daughter’s homeschool graduation ceremony. After homeschooling for...

  • Photos of Secular Easter in Texas

    By on April 12, 2009

    We had a wonderful Easter celebration with my husband’s family in Texas.  Here are some vignettes of the trimmings. ...

  • Today’s Poem: Sheep-feeding

    By on March 5, 2009

    Sheep-feeding “Lovest thou me?”… then … “Feed my sheep.” He was emphatic about it — repeating it three times...