Sweet Memories of Summer

“If you’re not barefoot, then you’re over dressed.” Thoughts of my childhood summers wrap around me like a well-worn quilt. Over the years the clarity of the square pieces have faded, some colors have run into others with multiple spills and...

Honoring Parents

Thinking of my dad lately.  He was a subtle, but large influence in my life. Without lectures or strict punishment, he taught us to be confident, honest, and greet the world with a smile. I had the gift of becoming close friends with him in my 30s and 40s up until...