• You Don’t Say!

    Every generation has its peculiar slang expressions. When I was younger, sentences were sprinkled with the terms “groovy” and “far out.” (Okay, don’t laugh.) Recently, my daughter used a term for shoes that was new to me—kicks. Now, I’ve heard…

  • Germination

    As a gardener, I enjoy planting the seeds for my vegetable garden in late February. I make a mess as I mix the seed starter and water, fill containers, and bury the little seeds in the special soil. Then, I…