Posted in March 2014

GOD HAS OTHER PLANS

GOD HAS OTHER PLANS

The boys and I are on Spring Break and we decided to visit my mother-in-law and stay with her at her cabin in the mountains and go skiing at the local hill.   My husband couldn’t go up with us because he was working so the boys and I were on our own.   We … Continue reading

SPEEDY SPLIT PEA SOUP WITH BACON OR HAM

SPEEDY SPLIT PEA SOUP WITH BACON OR HAM

Speedy Split Pea Soup With Bacon (or ham) Art by Mary-Anna Fricano Welch I haven’t had split pea soup since my mother made it while we lived in Quebec – have to give this a try – courtesy of  P.E.A.C.E Makes 6 generous servings (or lots to freeze) and is ready in about an hour. … Continue reading

JUST BECAUSE IT ISN’T HAPPENING HERE

In light of Russia walking in and taking over the Ukraine and all the other places in the world where war is constant, we here in North America take for granted that our children can go to bed in peace and walk the streets without  fear of bombs,violence and bloodshed.  This blog is dedicated to … Continue reading

A LESSON IN EQUALITY

It’s been a while since I’ve thought about Ron, but for some reason I’ve been thinking about my dear friend quite a bit lately.  The friendship that Ron and I shared was unlikely.  Ron was twice my age, married with teenage children, he was from a foreign country and wise beyond my years.  I was … Continue reading