Why do I Love Our Kitchen Music so Much?

It’s nice to be in a family of musicians. I never know when an impromptu concert will start. Lately it’s been in the mornings when Patrick, my oldest, is making breakfast before heading out for work. Usually while the coffee’s brewing or the egg’s frying, he’ll grab his acoustic and start noodling around. The air fills … Read more »

Why do I Love The Happy Honks of Spring?

The other day I stood in my yard when I heard that lovely sound.  Against the blue sky was the familiar V-formation of a dozen geese, trumpeting their arrival like noisy guests.  I watched, feeling that familiar stirring.  Spring is official.  I’ve grown to love these animals.  I follow their trail and wonder if other humans … Read more »