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Monthly Archives: March 2011
My kids make me laugh, often. They also frustrate and confound me, but sometimes you gotta put up with a little of that to get the laughs. Case in point today. My 6 yr old Kindy boy got home from … Continue reading
Maple trees tipped red Lilac buds emerging green Spring from my window Wispy clouds fly high Sunlight breaking through thin haze Makes me want to nap A sprouting cabbage Red shamrocks on my table Houseplants in the room … Continue reading
There is an ancient tradition of faith, for Christians and others, of setting oneself apart to live in isolation for the express purpose of growing closer to God through self-denial, study, prayer, worship and charitable works. Monastic communities/orders are established … Continue reading
This woman’s place is changing. In the past I’ve made my place in school as a student, in organizations as a member and leader, in home as the youngest child and only girl, in the corporate world as a trusted … Continue reading
Still struggling about a year after we moved to our current home (a move that involved first several months of separation, home renovations in order to sell a house, buying a house, surgery with travel to doctors, two children under … Continue reading