... on sparkle hunting

Cool sails, quiet on ocean air
Fog grips the coves, and inlets where
The sun is veiled in Maine’s embrace
Those ‘from away’ softly¬†despair. 181 more words

Just Ponderin'

... on a joyful perspective

My grandmother and grandfather lived in a small house in Woburn, Massachusetts that seemed huge. And every Sunday after attending our respective churches, my Aunt P.’s family and my family would descend on Nana’s and Papa’s house. 1,348 more words

Just Ponderin'

... on maine interrupted

In addition to being ocean-y here, it is also pine-y.

There is something so deeply ingrained in my psyche about the combination of pine trees and a rocky shore (really it’s more ‘boulder-y’… Rocky would be different. 798 more words

Just Ponderin'

Documentary Screening & Photo Contest

Join the Front Street Animal Shelter at the Sierra II Community Center theater TONIGHT, Thursday, July 10th, for a special screening of Nathan Winograd’s ‘Redemption, The No Kill Revolution in America’. 96 more words



I just had a very relaxing weekend with bambinas. Aside from her usual toddler antics, she was miss Helpful and miss Cute.
We volunteer together as ‘grounds crew’ at her preschool. 255 more words

Funeral Director

Smooth Sailing FD

I managed to get the weeds out of my onions! 

Another task off my list this week. Check!!


And while I was at it…. 204 more words


Garden(s!) Update Picture Post!!

I shouldn’t have to say much here, lucky for you, :)

My Market Garden:

So much more (peppers, squash, muskmelon, garlic) and…

My “Wild” Garden and Pet Cemetery, and the Original Garden (but look gotta look closely to find the goods!!): 261 more words