IF THE STARS SHOULD APPEAR JUST ONE NIGHT IN 1000 YEARS, OH HOW WE WOULD BELIEVE AND ADORE, AND PRESERVE FOR MANY GENERATIONS THE REMEMBRANCE OF THE CITY OF GOD WHICH HAS BEEN SHOWN TO US! (Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nature, 1836)
In many places, it’s COLD this time of year. So many are considering getting a wood burning stove to help heat their homes. Fei thought it might be helpful to know the cost of such a venture. (Fei says “You’re welcome”) (She’s been snorting at me to get this published for a couple of weeks… so here we go….) $… Read more »
ACHTENSHUN! DAS MACHINEN IST NODT FOR GEFINGER-POKEN UND MITTENGRABBEN. IST EZY FOR BREKKEN DAS SPRINGENWERKS, BLOWEN FUSEN MIT LOUDISCH POPEN UND SPITZEN-SPARKEN. IST NIX GEWERKEN BY DUMKOFFS! DAS RUBBERNEKKEN SIGHDTSEEREN UND STUPIDISCH GOOFOFFERS BAST RELAXEN, KIPP HANDS IN POKKETS UND VATCH DAS STOFFA KUMOUDT! DAS MANICHMINDT
It may seem strange to have what I’m about to share as a “shout-out.” But I’m shouting for JOY, and I hope I can adequately explain why. I had an experience yesterday afternoon which has blessed and influenced and happified me to the very center of my heart and soul. And Steve said I could write about it – about… Read more »
In case you didn’t, I decided to try to post it. I hope the link works so you can hear the little boy and his father talking to each other. Precious! Priceless! A French father, Angel Le [a great first name for an angel of a father!] tells his little son that flowers are a defense against terrorism. Angel Le’s… Read more »
This is what I’d call a perfectly beautiful Christmas morning! (Well… I can see the 4 pictures here, but they don’t seem to want to appear on the Blog… Shucks! I don’t know how to fix ’em)…. Just take my word for it… it’s a BEAUTIFUL CHRISTMAS MORNING!!!
WHAT IS CHRISTMAS? A little boy (Collin D, age 10) “nailed it,” and I love the way he asks his questions and lets us know whether we have the right answer (yet) or not. Enjoy! What is Christmas? You may think Christmas is about presents. Ding! You’re wrong. Christmas is not about presents. Is Christmas about Santa Claus? Ding! You’re… Read more »