Solstice Greetings!

I’m always relieved when we’ve passed the time of the shortest day and the longest night. Even though the cold will intensify for a while yet, just knowing that the days will be getting longer makes me feel optimistic. I know that the warmth will come once again, and the garden will bloom.

While it’s […]

Season’s Greetings

These end-of-December days are very short, and seem to rush by. It’s not a bad thing that we are nearing the end of 2011. It has been a tough year for many, and I’ll be glad to see the end of a frustrating and uncertain time. Still, it is always good to look back […]