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Happy Memorial Day 2015!

Memorial Day in the USA is observed every year on the last Monday of May, for remembering the people who died while serving the country’s armed forces.   234 more words

Family Farm

Anyone From Porlock Here?

Well howdy everyone and what are you doing on this Bank Holiday Monday?  I am doing a fair bit of mooching in between cleaning bits and bobs that never get cleaned; then we’re going into town to look at the cathedral.   489 more words

Friends And Family

My Self-Righteous Inner Accountant

“every time that I see a soldier on a plane, I always think, you know what, I should give him my seat. It would be the right thing to do. 1,303 more words

Love And Friendship

The Wisdom of Jubilee, Forgiveness, and Forgetting

“And ye shall hallow the fiftieth year, and proclaim liberty throughout all the land unto all the inhabitants thereof: it shall be a jubilee unto you; and ye shall return every man unto his possession. 413 more words

Love And Friendship

Morel ... morel ... morel ... SNAKE!!!

Since 2009, my friend Pam and I have wandered into the woods each spring to hunt for morel mushrooms.

There are two components, I think, to our seasonal addiction: First, the mushrooms are delicious. 707 more words

Friends And Family

BC—Before Credit Cards

Once upon a time, there was a busy mom who needed groceries but she couldn’t shop that day. She had no money left in her bank account. 653 more words

Everyday Life

On disappearing...

Lovely readers …

I’ve wrestled long between ‘putting myself out there’ in the blog-O-sphere and remaining still. I can’t decide how best to starve the… 183 more words