"When I was young, it seems that Dad and I would fish on some of or summer trips. We went to visit friends in Florida and went fishing in the water behind their house. I caught a fish and the alligator on the other side of the cove saw…"
"Recently, I made 2 batches of scallops and pasta that I ate almost every day for 2 weeks. Sometimes for lunch and sometimes for dinner. Since it's just me now, it took me a while to finish it and then I made the second batch. …"
"We lived in Ohio when I was growing up. I enjoyed sledding down the hill in the back yard, the huge pussy willow tree, the garden and especially the huge rocks in the back yard that my dog used as stepping stones to get up on top of the huge…"
"This will be my first Easter without my Dad, but one of my cousins usually has dinner at their home for their siblings (& their siblings families) and invite Dad and me also. So, I'm hoping to get to go there after church on…"
"That's so much fun, Karen. I loved my Hollyhill characters. And I love book clubs. I hope you had a good discussion and will like Orchard of Hope. Let me know if all of you shed a few tears during my "revival" scene at the end. :)"
"I am one of the few people who likes to shovel snow. I enjoy going out, especially when the neighbors aren't making noise with their snow blowers, and listen to the falling flakes as I shovel. It's peaceful when I shovel,…"
"There are several shows I am hooked on right now, but the one that is most fun is The Masked Singer. It is so much fun trying to figure out who is under the mask with the clues given. The only ones I guessed correctly so far were Antonio…"
"My immediate family is down to just me as my Dad recently passed. I will probably spend Easter with my extended family or my church family. If I have time, I will probably make bulka (bobka to some) for my family to have at Easter."
David Kitz is a Bible dramatist and outreach minister with the Foursquare Church. His previous work includes Psalms Alive! Connecting Heaven and Earth and Little Froggy Explores the BIG World, which won the Word Guild Children’s Picture Book award.See More
"I like when shows resolve the issues at the end of the episode. It makes it easier to keep up if you have to miss a night and still know what's going on in the next episode for the most part, because mostly you just missed the crime and…"
"I like the original NCIS the best even without Tony and Abby. I enjoy the banter and the relationships among the characters and that they don't have to throw in sexual situations to make it a great show as some other shows seem to think…"
That's so much fun, Karen. I loved my Hollyhill characters. And I love book clubs. I hope you had a good discussion and will like Orchard of Hope. Let me know if all of you shed a few tears during my "revival" scene at the end. :)
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