Monthly Archives: June 2014

Exploding Towels?

It sounds like the kind of story that makes the rounds of email messages and Facebook postings every now and then, but in fact, this is a real phenomenon.  If you use a kitchen towel to clean up a grease … Continue reading

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A Vacation to Remember

In 2005 I made a memorable trip to England, my first visit to that country. But the reason for the trip was what made it most memorable. In September of that year, my only son married an English woman named … Continue reading

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I’m visiting two great blogs today!

At Buried Under Books, I talk about the influence of the late, great Mary Stewart on my own writing and try to figure out what makes her writing so magical: http://cncbooksblog.wordpress.com/2014/06/17/rip-mary-stewart/comment-page-1/#comment-9980 Want to know which rule of being a good … Continue reading

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New Grandchild

I’m thrilled to report that this past week I became a grandmother for the fifth time.  This is the first child for my only son and his wife, and my first grandchild born in the United Kingdom. Freya Belle McCullough … Continue reading

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Big Bird in the Park

After church this morning, the hub and I took a long walk through a nearby park.  It was very quiet with few people out so early on a Sunday morning, despite the beautiful weather.  We saw this guy fishing: The … Continue reading

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