Nuggets, Nibbles and Bits

“Once upon a time there was a loveable bear named Winnie the Pooh…” the story began. And the stories live on. Our children grew up on...

Time to Remember

They have been there all the time! In a safe place, on the highest shelf of one of my dish cabinets they were neatly positioned – all in...

Splashes of Grace

“Deep and wide; deep and wide; there’s a fountain flowing deep and wide” – and I watch it every day from my office window. Words of that...

Baked by an angel

I grew up enjoying Angel Food Cakes on Sunday, at birthday parties, family reunions, and church potlucks. This cake is still fascinating...

Bird Watching

“Look at the birds…” is an instruction of Jesus in Matt. 6:26. This verse and accompanying verses teach us to let go of worry – a lesson...

Let go and Trust

I didn't ride a bike until I turned 50 because I was afraid to let it go. Jim helped me get over that.

What Happened to Front Porches?

What has happened to front porches? There’s something about a front porch . . . a swing, two Adirondack chairs with a table between them....

New Every Morning

“Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed. For his compassions never fail. They are new every morning: great is your...

The Gift of Seasons

The famed Princess Summerfall Winterspring appeared on the Howdy Doody children’s TV show in the 1950’s. She played a fun, pretty, Indian...