Telling our story

I was at a craft show a couple of weekends ago. The weather was awful--freezing rain coating the icy snow on the ground that fell overnight. As soon as I got through the door, I stopped to shake it off of me. The first thing I saw was a table of scarves and hats, and … Continue reading Telling our story

Smooth sailing-not

You know how they say you know when you are on the right path? That doors fly open? The road rises up to meet you? Well, when I decided to knit a prayer shawl for my friend, this is what I expected to happen. I was wrong. First, I couldn't find my knitting (note: expensive) … Continue reading Smooth sailing-not

Faith, Hope, and Charity

My grandmother Emily, my mother's mother, was the only girl in her family of five. Yep; she had four, count 'em, four brothers. At least, that was what I thought when I was a girl. When I got older, she told me that she actually had three sisters. Triplets. They were named Faith, Hope, and … Continue reading Faith, Hope, and Charity