The Season of War

Pausing a moment on the knoll The sound of marching in the air Moving the earth and shaking my soul. They had blossomed in youthful blaze And cast their shadow over land and man But now their future began to … Read More

It’s weeks like this…

where I have this song playing all the time. It does help that Crystal’s birthday in July – doubling the enjoyment since we celebrate her birth-month. *I really haven’t watched the video, so you can just ignore the visual portion

The Season of War

Pausing a moment on the knoll The sound of marching in the air Moving the earth and shaking my soul. They had blossomed in youthful blaze And cast their shadow over land and man But now their future began to … Read More

Summer Cupcakes

Crystal made a few healthy cupcakes for an activity this summer.  These are for all those who have been told to eat their vegetables first.

An Ode to Fall as the Snow descends…

Growing up we had several crabapple and berry trees in our front yard. In the late fall and winter, these trees would attract many birds, especially migrating robins who appreciated the semi-fermented fruit. A common occurrence was to have one … Read More