Monthly Archives: March 2009

to have and to help

I am admittedly an idealist. But it seems to me that if the Haves of our nation dug into our own pockets, and of our own volition, helped the Have-Nots, maybe we wouldn’t need any government ‘stimulus’. Or at the … Continue reading

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irish spring

Nothing can ruin my mood these past few days. This weather is fantastic. It made me immensely happy to sit in front of an open window yesterday and stitch a tea towel. For that hour, there really was nowhere else … Continue reading

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two thomases

I’m reading a lenten devotional right now that is just downright blowing my mind.  There’s no other way to say it.  If you can, get it.  (p.s. – it’s good for Lent and beyond, containing about 72 readings in all.)  … Continue reading

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I haven’t celebrated my birthday with anyone other than my little family in four years, maybe five.  And I do like to celebrate.  So I went out with Michael for a little persian cuisine, then met up with some friends … Continue reading

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so many wellies…

…so little time.  (Or, not enough wellie companies shipping overseas! Bwah!)

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