An Invitation to join us in reading The Necklace by Cheryl Jarvis

THE NECKLACE by Cheryl Jarvis is a compelling read as per our friend Kathleen.  Even in the best of times, time is of the essence!  You may agree that conversation, simple and unhurried is often what we seek to find contentment. With good intentions we  search out a reason to schedule our priorities but in reality we find ourselves only prioritizing our schedule, once again.  While we certainly do not need permission,  perhaps a …

In Your Easter Bonnet

Irving Berlin –Easter Parade Lyrics In your Easter bonnet, with all the frills upon it, You’ll be the grandest lady in the easter parade. I’ll be all in clover and when they look you over, I’ll be the proudest fellow in the easter parade. On the avenue, fifth avenue, the photographers will snap us, And you’ll find that you’re in the rotogravure. Oh, I could …

The Sentimental Gardener

She walks through her gardens at dawn and admires the beauty that hard work and many calloused hands have lovingly cultivated. In her imagination for several seasons now she has laboriously mapped out each garden zone in dedication to a loved one or special family dear to her heart. At the entry of each of the outdoor rooms she pauses in reflective grace.  On this …

The Feast of Saint Joseph

Feast Days Seasons of Sisterhood is non-denominational in our Christian faith and we profess that all celebrations of goodness are worthy of our recognition.  We celebrate  the seasonally secular and religious holidays with joy.  A Feast Day is observed as a Holy day by the Catholic Church and Anglican Communion.   Christianity is the world’s largest religion, with upwards of 2 billion followers on every continent. It is based …

Wearing o’ the Green-Happy St Patrick’s Day

The color green has been associated with Ireland since at least the 1640s, when the green harp flag was used by the  Irish Catholic Confederation. Green ribbons and shamrocks have been worn on St Patrick’s Day since at least the 1680s.  Throughout the 19th and 20th centuries, the color green and its association with St Patrick’s Day grew.  While not a legal holiday in the …

Seasons of a woman’s life

A woman’s life reflects the seasons Of our Earth beyond all reasons A life divided as four acre plots In the garden of time she draws her lots   In the Spring of youth she learns to sing And creates life aided by her angels wings In Spring she plants a garden fair And love and life are everywhere   Summers beauty and the future …