Smarter than a Worm? Let’s See…

I have been moving some mulch, from a storage pile to our flowerbeds. It had been a deep pile of decomposing pine needles. Under it, in place of the grass, was mellow topsoil, the stuff gardeners dream about. Evidently, earthworms consider it the stuff of dreams, too, because as I bustled about, I discovered several … Continue reading Smarter than a Worm? Let’s See…

Gramma’s Wisdom — Go Faster!

Life can fill so quickly with predicaments that weaken our intentions. A simple variation can derail me. One day last spring was all about laundry. Until I woke up. Really late. The recent time change had messed up my life. I aimed at sleep, but missed the mark. When I asked a pharmacist about melatonin, … Continue reading Gramma’s Wisdom — Go Faster!

Who could bring these lovelies into a dirty, musty house?!

Grandmother’s Wisdom: Spring Cleaning

  They tell me old timers used to practice Spring cleaning every year. My mother did. For a long while, I felt guilty when I failed even to nod in that direction. Now I realize why they did it and why they had the energy. And what a blessing it was, in disguise. They had … Continue reading Grandmother’s Wisdom: Spring Cleaning

The Katey Papers – 5

So. We're supposed to crave Spiritual milk. What IS it? Hebrews 5:11-6:3 lists “milk”. It calls the following elementary truths "milk": Repentance from acts that lead to death Faith in God Baptism Laying on hands Resurrection How many of these things are totally misunderstood, ignored, or squelched by so-called mature men of God! Yet God calls … Continue reading The Katey Papers – 5