2012 Jan 25 Winter Harvest

January turnip harvest

My excitement over pulling up some turnips from under the row cover is not just about having some garden produce in January, although that is a nice thing. Much more, it is about being able to dig my fingers into the soil. All last year the doctors and nurses were telling read more>>

2012 Jan 9 Experiencing the MLK Memorial

2012 January 9 Experiencing the MLK Memorial

In preparing for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day next week, I would like to share some of my experiences from our visit last month to the MLK Memorial in Washington D.C. The hope embodied in this experience is a reaffirmation of the hope that Team Hunter nurtured in read more>>

2012 Jan 1: Happy New Year!

New Year 2012 is a far, far different experience from one year ago! This year, Hal and I were up at Sugarloaf Mountain in Maine with grandchildren, their parents Shawn and Amy, and several friends. We celebrated Anne Claire’s sixth birthday on New Year’s Eve, then walked up to the ski lodge to participate in read more>>