1. I return home and sigh with relief. The comfort of home, a safe haven where I can rest and heal, is tangible.
2. American Creation is an inspiring, compelling account of the early years of America's republic. I am in awe of what the founding men of this country accomplished and I am humbled by the men who sacrificed and fought for this ideal.
3. The raspberries we planted last spring are ripening and we divide a few amongst ourselves each day.