Category Archives: Community

INFLUENCE THAT I NEVER REALIZED PLAYED A PART IN WHO I AM.

Andrew Gallant was a friend of my parents.  He taught music in Pacific Beach Elementary School when my Dad was principal there.  As a child , I never thought any more about it.  But that man on the sidelines of … Continue reading

Posted in Band, Cats, Community, Family, Life in our times., Memories, Music, People | 2 Comments

A Woman of Faith, A Woman of Valor, My Mom, Prudence Scott Dugger

She was a pretty woman and she was a smart lady.  She won a full scholarship to the university of Arizona when she graduated from High school.  But she chose to marry her high school English teacher instead.  The man … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Faith, Community, Family, Geneology, Life in our times., Memories, Organizations | 2 Comments

An Unexpected Visitor, and An Ironic Twist at the End.

This happened to us, in Sigourney, Iowa, somewhere around 1963.  It was a cold winter morning with snow on the ground. Our young children were dressed, fed, and waiting for time to leave for Elementary school.  Andy, our youngest wasn’t … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Family, Memories, Security | Tagged | 3 Comments

The View From My Window

A couple of weeks ago I took four pictures of the beautiful view from our bedroom window.  Our autumn colors were late this year, probably because we had had a lot of rain.  The trees and the birds have been … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Community, Holiday, Musings (not book), News and politics, Quilts | 2 Comments

Spring Concert of Woodinville Community Band

 On a slightly rainy evening of March 26, 2011, we joined many others in the audience to enjoy a concert of the Woodinville Community Band.  There were 60 members and a fabulous director and together they gave us beautiful music … Continue reading

Posted in Band, Community, Concert, Music, Organizations, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments