August 2012 Archives

If Curiosity can beam a song……

….Seven million miles from Mars to Earth, why is it that we can’t get any reception to either NPR station at our house?

The Prayer That Never Fails

I have been reading the Mitford series by Jan Karon. It is the running story of Father Tim Kavenaugh, an Episcopal priest serving a small mountain parish in North Carolina. The books start with him finding love late in life: the love of a woman, the love of troubled boy, and the love of a dog. They show how he grows both in learning how to give, and probably more importantly, how to receive love. Continue reading

She crossed the Rainbow Bridge….

buffybaby Buffy, our 13 year-old Golden Retriever mix is gone.  She could no longer walk, hadn’t eaten in a week, and was in pain all the time. No longer.