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Hope for the Future

Today I processed the latest harvest of tomatoes. I froze some of them and harvested seeds from the rest.

Right now it looks like someone had a bad accident on paper towels on my counter in the kitchen. 192 more words


Attitude is All

This resonates with me and makes me laugh, but I don’t think this way anymore.

Today’s ‘yoge’ is “hips.”

I just finished getting a “Chicken with Creamy Orange Sauce” by Dana Carpender into the crock pot for dinner tonight. 282 more words


Easily Distracted

I may go out just to sit on the deck, perhaps read, even have a glass of wine.  Just gentle, quiet time.  But, inevitably, I am drawn into the garden.   14 more words


Drug Free School Zone

As we look ahead to the next few weeks many kids are going back to school, and some may already be there. Today I thought we’d talk just a bit about one of the two biggest challenges your kids may be facing as they return to school: drugs, and the other of course would be bullying. 648 more words


Sudden Storm

Deafening sound
one summer’s day
Stench of sweat
to end our play

Blackened clouds
begin to cry
Crazy gusts
that pierce the sky

Crashing thunder… 27 more words


How Do You Know If You're on the Right Track?

You don’t have to hit bottom before making changes. Instead, there’s a way to read the signs to know when it’s time to go in another direction. 482 more words

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I'm Not Sure I Bend That Way...

I just finished doing the “Lower Back” session on my “Gentle Yoga” DVD set by Sixtyandme.com. This is the 2nd time I’ve done this one since I got back in the saddle of eating RIGHT low carb and doing daily yoga again, and I have to admit it was a bit easier this time than last week. 245 more words