“In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.” – Margart Atwood It’s a wonder we didn’t have anyone break a hip during this little […]
Sixty years ago today my mama exchanged vows with the man she would spend so many years with, she says she hardly remembers life without him. To this day, they still squabble […]
I read online, who knows where, “the month of August is one long Sunday night for teachers.” How true and how depressing. As my last week of vacation slips through my […]
San Diego was good to us. Cool mornings. Clouds. Fresh sea air that doesn’t leave you feeling gritty. Breathtaking views. Succulents. Don’t get me started on all the succulents that […]
I recently took a trip to the desert. The saguaros were almost in full bloom as their arms reached toward the endless blue sky. As I rode out of Phoenix, the […]
A few months ago my dear friend Rachel called with news that I had been waiting to hear for months. She and Matt would tie the knot. Rachel and I met in […]
In celebration of Papa’s 84th birthday, we left the city and headed for the farm. It was a beautiful day for sweet strawberries and sweet memories.