Monthly Archives: December 2014

“Canning” Memories… for the New Year

Dear Reader: As I sat on the sofa yesterday deciding on what story would end 2014…a child’s name kept trying to break through the cobwebs of my memory. A story that really touched me but had been pushed aside for … Continue reading

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The “Book Marks” in our Lives…

  Dear Reader: I heard back from several of you yesterday remembering Christmases past and special people who have gone ahead but who still live within you…guiding you along your life’s journey. I will share one at the end of … Continue reading

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“A Thought Away”…

Dear Reader: When people ask me how I come up with ideas to write a daily blog year ’round…I reply that it only takes one quote or saying that I hear on television, or in a conversation, or perhaps even … Continue reading

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Remembering the Past With Bubble Lights and Founding Fathers

  Dear Reader: When I received this “Bubble Light” for Christmas,  a week ago, I was thrilled….Christmas memories from the past came rushing back! Growing up… my siblings and I always had three of these original “bubble lights” on our … Continue reading

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God’s “Take” on E Pluribus Unum

  Dear Reader: After, admittedly, a few tears and a little  disappointment that my voice didn’t return in time to tell the annual Christmas story…I dug down deep to get my priorities and attitude straight….(through a special piece of advice … Continue reading

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Refuge and Rest in the Christmas Garden…

Dear Reader: It is over. Christmas has come and gone. I removed the dried, brown “greenery” from the magic moon gate…it was time to let it go. Nothing is sadder than watching greenery wither and die. Late yesterday afternoon I … Continue reading

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“The Legend of the Palmetto Rose Cross”

Dear Reader:  MERRY CHRISTMAS! If you are curious as to what happened last night with the Christmas Eve story… Well….it is quite a story. Do you remember the scene in the Christmas movie, Love Actually, where the young man, smitten … Continue reading

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