A little bit of pretty.
Quote I’m Thinking About Right Now:"Be kind. Everyone is fighting a great battle." -St. Athanasious
…from one of my many clippings:"One adventure is over; it is time for another. I have a different kind of work to do now. I am growing into a new season. At the water's edge, watching the tiny, teeming life of that mysterious place between high and low tides, the intertidal zone, I begin to accept the relentless flux that is the condition of these days. I am not old and not young; not betrothed and not alone; not broken and yet not quite whole; thinking back, looking forward. But present. These are my intertidal years. " -I wish I remember who wrote it. It came from the NYT Magazine or Oprah's Mag.
Monthly Archives: May 2009
Little corner that makes me smile: my boy took an old table and made new slats for it; it sits damp from needed rain; it holds a plant from a birthday party. Catch it out of the corner of my … Continue reading
From Memorial Day, also a 3-Man birthday bash around here. Old fashioned hand churned ice cream; everybody helped.
A little sugar in tomato sauce cuts the acidity and enhances the tomato A little salt in frosting makes the sugar less of a sweet-assault and more flavorful A little vanilla in chocolate actually makes the chocolate seem richer I’m … Continue reading
Days after his brother taught him, he passed it on the idea to his little cousin. Sweet example of chain reactions. The nurtured go on to nurture.
“God grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, Courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference. “