Monthly Archives: December 2011

TOO LARGE TO GIFT WRAP

Over the past months, as I slipped the papers from their plastic sacks, slick full page advertisements splayed onto our kitchen table. I was offed ten dollar coupons, extra shopping hours, power hour specials, early bird specials, night owl shopping, … Continue reading

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THE GIFT OF THE GRANDCHILDREN

A few days ago, I was talking to my friend Jean about her recent visit to her grandchildren in California. It was one of those easy conversations—catching up on each others’ lives, ideas and books we’d read. Towards the end … Continue reading

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