Simple Pleasures

Simple Pleasures

The fact of the matter is that the pandemic has caused many of us to re-evaluate what’s important in our lives. Staying home with our families, observing everyday activities with a fresh eye brings a new appreciation of the simple pleasures of life. What brings this...
Building on the past

Building on the past

When I was young, my father liked to put together those plastic models from Revell. I remember sitting at our kitchen table while he would work on a WWII submarine. He approached it carefully, glueing a few parts at a time, and then setting it aside. We didn’t have a...
The View from Here

The View from Here

A glorious weekend has passed. With spring madly running into summer, our trees and flowers are blooming like crazy up here in Michigan. Yesterday, a dear friend called me from Florida. She was beside herself, not knowing where to turn, or who to call to express her...