Category Archives: Abundance

Whatever is Good

When I reviewed my photos for today’s blog, I found this one. It was a calming image and I texted Handy from the quiet of my house “we’ve got a good life here.”

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If the Fates Allow

I wasn’t going to post anything, thinking I “deserved” a break today.  But then I found a present in my laundry room. It’s a long-ish story.  I’ll save it for next week, if the Fates allow. Merry Christmas!

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So Many Things

I am thankful for so many things today, not the least of which is the last bag of cranberries I snagged at the farmers market. Happy Thanksgiving!

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The Burning Bush…Again

I wrote this blog post almost a year ago.  This may very well be the first blog post I wrote about Handy.  Back then, we were on very formal terms and I never called him “Handy.” Oddly enough, that burning … Continue reading

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Vacationland Hangover

Why don’t I have a category of blog posts called “Living in Maine?”  I should, shouldn’t I? I woke up this morning to the most glorious summer day ever, an archetypal August day which fulfills all expectations for loveliness.  Zero … Continue reading

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Gifts of All Sorts

For the last week, I’ve been living in a “Thanksgiving bubble.”  All my thoughts and energy went into preparing Thursday’s meal–my first Thanksgiving in my new home.  I invited my parents, my brother and sister-in-law, and Mary and Dave (who … Continue reading

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Maybe it was the Pie

On a typical Wednesday in Lisbon Falls, if there were still party lines, you might overhear this conversation: “Hi, Mom, what are you doing?” “I’m making your birthday cake.” “Oh, good!” There’s an awkward pause and then I say, “Do … Continue reading

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