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Strawberry-Basil Shortcakes with Soft, Whipped Cream

Yesterday, the farmers’ market in Golden Hill included a table laden with sweet, ruby-red, near-summer, organic strawberries. We brought some home and mixed things up with a little basil from our garden. 680 more words


The courage of gratitude

“If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.” ~ Meister Eckhart


One day you wake up and you think — this is it. 916 more words

The Summer Day

This week I had to put my big girl pants on and do some domestic things around the house. One of those tasks was watering my parents garden. 407 more words


Poem of the Day - The Summer Day

Tell me, what else should I have done?

Doesn’t everything die at last, and too soon?

Tell me, what is it you plan to do… 12 more words

Fields of Gold

With summer now upon us, a deeper meaning to a lighthearted season comes by way of some evocative lines by the great American poet Mary Oliver… 97 more words