Hymn-a-Day: 67

After a long hiatus, I hope to resume my plodding through a book of hymns and sharing my appreciation of a particular stanza with you. Hymns are spiritual poems and they can help us to not only reach out to God, but to touch God as well. I hope these inspire you and bring encouragement … Continue reading

BlueBoots finds Egyptian Food in Beantown!
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BlueBoots finds Egyptian Food in Beantown!

I was craving Egyptian food here in the land of the famous Tea Party, stateside. I was also on the hunt for a nice place to take my friend, J, and her littlest Jr. to.  Need I make my mission more explicit? Although I have been here for a number of years, I only casually … Continue reading

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it’s the day before summer – a poem

It’s the day before summer. I’m searching my memory for hints of what it used to be like, that summer free. I’d like to know, what I can expect once tomorrow comes, what I can require. Waking up to a breakfast of something, nothing special, followed by some activity. * Back to a classroom- not … Continue reading

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a recent menu – call it a slice of summer inspired!

I rarely repeat what I make, but I wouldn’t mind making this again.The blender and crock pot were good friends while preparing the meal. A food processor would have been helpful for the sauce. Sorry, I was too hungry and busy to take photos! Drink: Fresh mint limeade Salad: beet (sauteed first in olive oil … Continue reading