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Elderberry Should Be In Your Garden!!! Here's Why!

Elderberry. The “Queen of Herbs”. In ancient Greece, Hippocrates (the father of medicine) claimed this plant to be a “medicinal chest”. During the 16th and 17th centuries, it was used for everything from… 445 more words


Are you really tryng to help us?

I would have thought that I didnt need to address this. But I’ll start with these questions:

Why is it that when a young black boy or girl makes a mistake, the elders of the community do not come to help? 613 more words

Respect your Elder!

I’ve said often that June is my favorite month.  The weather has settled, the flowers are blooming, and the bounty of the potager is flowing into the kitchen.  674 more words

Embodying the modern elder

Ageism. It’s a subject I’ve tended to hold at arm’s length, for two reasons. First, although I know ageism is a genuine problem in today’s workplace, it fortunately has never affected me directly. 836 more words


How I Became a Solitary (or...you want to do what to whom and why?)

I was fourteen years old.  That was 1968, and a very tough year for not only myself, but for America.  Everything was falling apart, or so it seemed. 927 more words


Benque Viejo Week 43

Buenos Dias!

I can already feel it. Good things are coming. :)

Lunes: I woke up, put on the cleaning grind to tidy up a little bit and then headed over to the Flake’s home for a quick lunch. 1,729 more words

Spiritual Thoughts

Dear Leader, part 2

In April, we started walking through 1 Timothy with our leadership team at Grace. We will walk through 2 Timothy and Titus as part of this exercise. 1,065 more words