Category Archives: Gardening

What Agenda?

When I was a little girl, I cross-stitched a set of flour sack towels with the following weekly schedule: Wash on Monday, Iron on Tuesday, Mend on Wednesday, Churn on Thursday, Clean on Friday, Bake on Saturday, Rest on Sunday. … Continue reading

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Day by Day

A few weeks ago, a friend honestly explained how she is┬áthinking and feeling about┬áher almost empty nest. After she finished, she asked me a seemingly simply question. “How have you handled your season of transition?” You’d think I’d have no … Continue reading

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A Frosty Morning

Every spring, I sound a bit like my dad as he prepared to ‘go to the field.’ I pay attention to the falling rain, the thawing ground, and warming temperatures. I get excited to dig my fingers in the dirt … Continue reading

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