Category Archives: Washington State

HAPPY ‘NIPPY’ SABBATH

Morning temps in the teens and low twenties here these days. Until a couple of days ago, the mums were still holding up, so I brought in a large armload, hoping some could be used in the pulpit flower arrangement.  … Continue reading

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NEWEST HEADER

Cooper Point Sunset – Aug 24, 2015 Tom Bigley Squint your eyes, and read the signature on this grand photo.  Tom and Joan Bigley regularly and now and then send photos of the ever-changing view from their front deck. Via … Continue reading

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HAPPY SABBATH — IT’S ALMOST SPRING

Pussy Willows!  Responding to spring’s Chinook winds here in the Walla Walla Valley, and waving a last goodbye to winter’s snow, Pussy Willows are welcome  indeed. Yesterday, my friend, Brenda, placed an armload of the long willow stems in the … Continue reading

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BLUE HOST

My excitement for today:  my first two domains (.com’s), hosted by BlueHost, are about to go live.  One will continue the theme, “Come Smile With Me”.  The other will continue the theme of my history/travel book,  Yarns Beyond the Bend. … Continue reading

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HAPPY SABBATH — ENTER GOD’S REST

“Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.”  That’s Jesus talking, in olden times and now.  :}   Matthew 11:28  (NKJV) These are a only few ways to seek His rest. … Continue reading

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ANOTHER SUNRISE SERMON

Tom and Joan may complain about their Puget Sound weather, but they often receive and share Gods “Sunrise Sermons” — like this one from yesterday (Sabbath).  Thank our heavenly Father and the Bigley’s for their generosity. Oh, before you go, … Continue reading

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