Monthly Archives: June 2009

Christopher on Father’s Day

We visited Rich’s grave site on Father’s Day with my mom,Bill and Adrian. Bill and Adrian could not make it to the memorialceremony I had on May 30, 2009 and they wanted to see Rich’s head stone.Christopher in this picture … Continue reading

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Photos of Otonabee Township

Otonabee Township Drummond Line

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“The Boy” as Rich would say.

Christopher loves anything that is John Deere, I wonder why? His grandpa and his Uncle Mikeboth have John Deere tractors and he has a little John Deere tractor and a John Deere Gator.Here are some pictures of him on Father’s … Continue reading

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Gardening for the soul

In the garden the door is always open into the holy.  ~May Sarton We are here and it is now.   Further than that all human knowledge is moonshine. –  Henry L. Mencken Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition … Continue reading

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The soul and gardening

Connection with gardens, even small ones, even potted plants, can become windows to the inner life.  The simple act of stopping and looking at the beauty around us can be prayer. –   Patricia R. Barrett, The Sacred Garden In all … Continue reading

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Sancturary

SANCTUARY From the Desert I came, Where the Rocks speak and the Winds sing, From the Desert I came, Where the Sands are sparkling jewels And the Sun bathed me daily. From the Desert I came, Where the Stars splashed … Continue reading

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The adventures of Sock Monkey Randy

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Quote for the day

"Your thoughts shape and define your experience." "To understand where a man is coming from, walk a few miles in his moccasins."

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Happy Birthday Canada

Happy 142th Birthday Canada! CANADA IS Canada is the Rocky Mountains Canada is Prince Edward Island Canada is a country made for love Canada is La Belle Provence Canada is the Yukon Mine Canada is a country full of love. … Continue reading

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Scotland

Psalm 1 – Paraphrased by Robert Burns The man, in life wherever plac’d,Hath happiness in store,Who walks not in the wicked’s way,Nor learns their guilty lore! Nor from the seat of scornful prideCasts forth his eyes abroad,But with humility and … Continue reading

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