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Try, Try Again!
Sunday, August 25, 2013      3 comments

Well, there are still a few of my original Sparkfriends around from 3 or so years ago, but I've been pretty much out of touch for a while. The blog post notifications have not been coming in, and I've been forgetting to check in. ... Read more
Stuff That's Been Going On...
Sunday, August 19, 2012      2 comments

I've been a pretty sporadic Sparker lately, due to a lot of different things. My mom was diagnosed with stage 4 Lung Cancer this summer- that was a shock. She doesn't smoke, but my dad does, so he feels responsible, and has health issues of his ... Read more
Random Facts A-Z (Questionaire)
Sunday, February 26, 2012      2 comments

(Got this from PUDLECRAZY) A. Age: 55 B. Bed size: Queen C. Chore that you hate: Cleaning the bathrooms D. Dogs: 1 - Ginger (Beagle mix) E. Essential start to your day: Wake up my son for school (no easy task to wake up... Read more
Cutting Down Our Christmas Tree
Sunday, December 11, 2011      4 comments

Today we drove north to Easton Ct to cut down our Christmas tree. We have done this every year for at least 10 years. We have always brought our dog along- Lucy loved to romp in the fields and play with the other dogs. Hayride- not so much! This... Read more
A Favorite Rumi Poem
Monday, October 31, 2011      6 comments

The music director of our church loves to take poems and set them to music. My favorite is this one, by Rumi. A Voice Through the Door Sometimes you hear a voice through the door calling you as fish out of water hear the waves ... Read more
I am still AWOL -puppies are time-consuming! (Worth it though)
Monday, October 24, 2011      8 comments

I've been spending so much time with our new puppy, Sparkpeople has been the first thing to go. Hope to be back soon! A link to a little movie my son made of the puppy (Ginger) dropping her toys! ... Read more
Puppy Pictures!
Tuesday, September 13, 2011      8 comments

We've only had Ginger for 4 days, but she's a little love! ... Read more
We're getting a puppy on Saturday!
Wednesday, September 07, 2011      4 comments

We have been communicating with an animal rescue group in Tennessee, and are all set to meet our new puppy on Saturday. They named her Ginger, and we may keep the name- it seems to fit. She is part Beagle and was found abandoned with the rest of... Read more
Safari Pictures!
Saturday, August 06, 2011      9 comments

We went on safari for the last 3 days of our trip to Kenya- it was awesome! ... Read more
Children of FaFu (A school in Kibera) (video blog)
Friday, August 05, 2011      1 comments

I tried to get the children to say their 'How are you?' thing, which of course stopped the minute I started filming!... Read more
Kenya Trip
Friday, August 05, 2011      2 comments

I got back home on Tuesday night from my trip to Kenya. It was an amazing trip, with so much to absorb. I went with people from my church, including one of our ministers who is the director of the organization- Cross-Cultural Thresholds- that or... Read more
Home from camp
Tuesday, July 19, 2011      4 comments

My DS came home from camp today- he'd been gone for 2 whole weeks, so it was great to see him! He had a good time, but was a bit homesick (the one letter we got said 'help!') It was so sad when we told him about our dog, Lucy, but we did tell ... Read more
Silly Bird!
Tuesday, July 12, 2011      8 comments

Our parakeet, Winter, has a thing for my glasses! Both ones that I wear, and ones that I drink from! ... Read more
Wednesday, July 06, 2011      23 comments

I am truly alone in the house for the first time in almost 15 years. My son is at camp for two weeks, my daughter has her own place, my husband is at work, and our yellow lab... Read more
My DD's Graduation! (Again)
Tuesday, May 17, 2011      6 comments

Julia in front of St John the Divine after her graduation ceremony for her MA in Teaching and Curriculum Development ... Read more

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