Tag Archives: Inspiration

Twenty Newtown Promises

This week in Connecticut the sky was gloomy, dark and drizzly as Newtown buried 20 of its youngest residents and 6 heroic women. The weather seemed to reflect our mood. At times it was simply overcast and then it poured uncontrollably. Out of this incomprehensible event, generosity and support have poured in from all over […]

How Does Your Garden Grow?

Back in January, I impatiently began scrutinizing my garden for signs of life. Then with the run of warm weather a few weeks ago, the perennials seemed poised for a head start, determined to poke through the soil. As I rejoice in these first green sprouts, I am aware I am only seeing the outcome […]

How Is Your Life Now?

The Holiday Season is often a time to reflect and reminisce on our past. Much of that experience can be joyful and fun as we sit with family and friends telling stories of days gone by.  However, sometimes the walk down memory lane turns into a dark, treacherous path and we find ourselves lost in […]

The Great Onion of October 2011

The following essay was written on Saturday, October 30, 2011. If you live in Connecticut you have a pretty good idea as to why it is only getting posted now. But I am getting ahead of myself. What the Man from Apple Taught Us about Onions “When you first start off trying to solve a […]