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….

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.