Easter is a most significant holiday on the Christian calendar celebrating the resurrection of Jesus and his victory over death. It is often a time of family gatherings, sunrise church services, fancy clothes and colorfully dyed eggs. Here are a few interesting statistics about Easter.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Sunday, March 19, 2017
We had a blast of wintry weather this past week even though spring begins tomorrow. From my kitchen window I caught a glimpse of a little gray squirrel sniffing about the snow under the bird feeder.
Thursday, March 16, 2017
As time goes by we are apt to grow more appreciative of the instruction and teaching received from our parents when we were children. I remember the frustration and difficulty as my mom tried to teach me to hold a crochet needle correctly and to keep my stitch tension even. She was patient and she was very skilled.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
March 17th is a day everyone can be Irish, so they say. Since my mom's birthday was on St Patrick's Day and because we have a wee bit of Irish in our ancestry it was a big deal growing up. Having traditional food to celebrate the day is nice but this year, I want something a little different.