Have You Seen a Red Tennis Shoe?


I seem to be slipping. Seriously -- I have early onset something-or-other and it's starting to freak me out a little. In the last two weeks I've taken two trips -- one planned several weeks in advance to a dulcimer festival; and the other -- pretty much right on the heels of the first -- due … [Continue reading]

That Weird Family

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So now we're that weird family who has family concerts. I'm not sure how it happened. I blame our dulcimer instructor, Ray, who insisted that after one year of taking hammered dulcimer lessons, Casey and I needed to put on a "little program." And then he asked if Joe (our family … [Continue reading]

Porkapalooza 2014


So I left you over a month ago ordering your very own copy of Joy of Cooking from Amazon. And then I dropped off the blogging planet altogether while … [Continue reading]

Frolicking Flamingo’s Secret Thanksgiving Ingredient Now Revealed!

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Last Thursday I discovered the secret ingredient to pulling off the perfect Thanksgiving meal. And it's not love. Or gratitude. Or even … [Continue reading]

Monday Morning Meditation: The Difference is Love

One day while Jesus was teaching in the temple courts, with a crowd of people gathered around him, the Pharisees brought a woman to him. The Pharisee … [Continue reading]

Flag Retirement Ceremony


When we left the Ocmulgee National Monument last Tuesday, we still had a few hours to kill, so we stopped at Fort Hawkins to see if it was open. ┬áLast … [Continue reading]