Wrapped in love

We all get gifts which while we appreciate the thought and the gift, it doesn’t stay in our possession forever. Then there are gifts which we cherish. Sometimes we cherish them because of what it is, and sometimes because of who gave it to us. I have a small sailboat sitting on my dresser. On…

The garden is God’s idea

One of the outcomes of being home for several weeks and not traveling, is the time I can spend in around the garden. I love gardening and trying to set up a look that flows from one season to another. I also like to have some vegetable garden. In the past I’ve grown tomatoes, potatoes,…

almost 60 years later

When I was about 7 years of age, my parents took me on a trip to Washington DC. It was a wonderful week, that’s my memory. I couldn’t remember my parents ever having a holiday like this before. We visited lots of local historical sites, had good meals, and we were together – all three…