Intentional Online Connections

Intentional Online Connections

A Double-Edged Sword Online connections can help us strengthen social relationships, develop new skills, and learn about exciting opportunities and fun meetings. On the other hand, it can also help us waste an enormous amount of time, get caught in negative exchanges...
Tales of the February Moon

Tales of the February Moon

Full moons have long inspired tales of mystery and change. It evokes thoughts of werewolves, intrigue and general craziness.The spectacular moonrise tonight had us trying to remember the name of the full moon in February. The moon will actually reach its full peak in...
Stories of Love on Valentine’s Day

Stories of Love on Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day! A day devoted to love and letting people know that you care. Where do you stand on the day of hearts and flowers? Do you get giddy over the romance in the air, the sound of all those cheesy love songs and the chance for a special night on...
10 Tips for Capturing Wildlife Photos

10 Tips for Capturing Wildlife Photos

I had a surprise visitor in my yard yesterday evening. I’m lucky to have lots of wildlife show up outside my window but the deer don’t usually get this close.  The lingering snow this year has them wandering outside their usual zones to find tasty...
It’s a new day!

It’s a new day!

Make a Fresh Start Every day offers a fresh start, a new beginning, a clean slate. It is a welcoming thought especially is when today is not going too well. Sometimes on a difficult day, the temptation is to think “Tomorrow is a new day. I just have to get...

Recording Oral Histories

Capturing stories before they disappear I have been working on designing a variety of memory quilts.  One that I want to do is a tribute to my Mom and Dad.  Whenever I work on that, I am grateful for the time that I spent with them talking about family...