Monthly Archives: February 2010

Ladies Night Out (Sure-fire way to banish Cabin Fever Blues)

Now comes the moment to share with you about our trip to Marquette on Friday and Saturday.  My friend, Bertha, and I arranged to meet at an Irish Pub on Washington Street at 4:30 p.m.  It’s called the Wild Rover. … Continue reading

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“Keep Off During Storms or Rough Seas”

Hello, everyone!  I’m home after another adventure.  My friend Bertha and I met for an overnight mid-winter retreat in Marquette yesterday.  Since we’re both so independent, we had to drive separately.  (Also because she’s spending another night with a friend before … Continue reading

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Confession and announcement

I have a tiny confession.  And an announcement. Remember yesterday’s blog about simplifying?  About looking around at our lives and pruning away that which is no longer needed…in order to make space for some newness, some creativity, some joy, some … Continue reading

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Simplify, simplify, simplify

Good evening.  Dinner is finished and the driveway plowed.  Light still illuminates our fair land, an impossible feat at this hour over a month ago.  It won’t be really dark until some time after 7 p.m. I wandered downstairs to … Continue reading

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Ordinary yet extra-ordinary moments

A day is so often filled with many ordinary–yet extra-ordinary–moments.  If we’re speeding too fast along the highway of life we miss these precious moments.  We gloss over them.  We let them pass without realizing their precious nature, without saying … Continue reading

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Let there be icicles (before they all melt!)

This blog is dedicated to icicles everywhere.  You know who you are.  Hanging on eaves, on windows, on roofs.  You readers know what the icicles are doing now.  Shhh…open your door…listen.  If the temperature has nudged above the freezing mark, the icicles … Continue reading

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Fallen Angel Wing

   

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