Monthly Archives: March 2015

Wildflower or Weed Returns

What is the difference between a weed and a wildflower?  For the early years of my life, I thought there was a difference.  The flowers blooming along the side of the road that were not cultivated were obviously weeds.  Even … Continue reading

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Unexpected Blessings

Sometimes, when we least expect it, unexpected blessings flood our lives.  Last week, after eating cold meat sandwiches for lunch all week, I decided to visit our neighborhood Arby’s for lunch.  It is always kind of quiet and a nice … Continue reading

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Selma +50

Fifty years ago, I was a 16-year-old high school junior in a small town in west-central Minnesota.  I had a passing acquaintance with the news of the world, but did not pay much attention to it.  I knew that there … Continue reading

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Saving Time

In most of the country this weekend will mark the beginning of Daylight Saving Time.  Can spring be far behind? In the first 14 years of my life, I do not remember daylight saving time being used (half of  this … Continue reading

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