Tag Archive | community

Say Goodbye to Jack-O-Lantern & Hello to Pumpkin Pie!

A few weeks ago I helped out at our local community center with pumpkin carving. As I was chatting with some of the kids one of them asked, “Can this be made into pie?” “Oh, yes,” I answered. “I always turn mine into pie.” Now granted, I suppose there are better and worse types of […]

Dr. Seuss Would Be Proud; Testimony in Rhyme

So when I’m not writing, cooking meals for my family, gardening, cleaning, volunteering, etc., I try to keep up with what’s going on in my community. Currently, some of the city leaders want to spend about 700 million dollars to put another bridge across the river that divides our city. Now, the city is not […]

Guilty

It’s been almost a month since my last post.  And I’m feeling guilty. And I’m not sure how I feel about feeling guilty.  Should I care? Does anybody care? I could tell you my reasons for the abrupt hiatus of the past few weeks: My husband’s sudden and unexpected quadruple by-pass heart surgery; working on […]