Tag Archives: simple

Why I Don’t Worry About the Economy

Recently Timothy Geithner, the Treasury Secretary of the United States, gave a speech about, among other things, what he believes caused the recent financial crisis: You can’t legislate away stupidity and risk-taking and greed and recklessness. What you can do … Continue reading

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In the Moment

SouleMama posted her “right now” post this morning, and I’m inspired to do the same.  If you haven’t read Amanda’s blog, then have you been living under a rock why don’t you head over there and take a look?  Some … Continue reading

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Ode to a Simple Sock

How do you know when you’ve darned a sock one too many times? Well, let me tell you. It’s when you wear the socks for ONE day, and they go from being completely intact to looking like this: It’s kind … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

Wishing you and yours a wonderful day!

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The Power of Perrenials

Why decorate with pastel plastic eggs… …when nature gives you color like this… …and this, for free?

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Wild Days

I long for the days I would spend every waking hour in the woods.  I long to hear my mother calling me in for dinner, always within earshot. I long for the days I used to climb trees, unconcerned with … Continue reading

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Promise of Spring

Buds are swelling on bare branches, teased by these warm February days… Early color peeks out of the brown expanse… And the very first of the spring garden residents are yawning and rubbing their eyes in the new found sun… … Continue reading

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