Author Archives: Kathy

Take 5 with Kathy – "We will not forget…" (Part 3)

While we usually do a good job of remembering and honouring our fallen soldiers, veterans, victims of holocausts, andView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "We will not forget…" (Part 2)

In July of 2010, my husband and I decided to celebrate our upcoming 25 years of marriage (Oct. 12, 2010) by spendingView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "We will not forget…" (Part 1)

On November 11, we will pause to remember… Bedford cenotaph, Nova Scotia As a child growing up in the 1960’ and 70View full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Sour milk and bitter water…"

Earlier this week I discovered an almost full carton of 2% milk had gone sour. Since I drink skim milk and use the otherView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Old things…"

Sugar Moon Farm, Nova Scotia I love spending time looking at old things…ancient ruins, antique kitchen utensils, time-View full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Filled to the brim…"

On Thursday I was writing in my journal – something I hadn’t had much time to do in a month – and was ponderingView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Pause to give thanks…"

These last three weeks have been so busy that as I sit and write tonight I’m feeling very drained and weary. IView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Deep Roots"

On Friday afternoon the forecast was calling for a weekend of heavy rain, so I decided it was time to bring in the restView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Helping Hands"

This week I was thinking about the importance of letting others help you. Some women find it easier to employ theView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Reflections"

Remember last week I mentioned how much I love to visit farmers’ markets in the fall? Well, that’s exactlyView full post »

Take 5 With Kathy – "How Does Your Garden Grow?"

At Take Six we are standing with our American family, friends, and neighbors remembering the tragedy of September 11,View full post »

Take 5 With Kathy – "Lighthouses…"

I love lighthouses! I’ve always been fascinated by them. There’s just something about seeing a lighthouse perchedView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Sea glass…"

I’m finally feeling rested following my son’s wedding two weeks ago! It was an absolutely gorgeous sunny day, my sonView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Looking Ahead…"

Yesterday as I shopped for last-minute wedding items, I was struck by the aisles of school supplies. “It can’t beView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "What is in Your Hand?"

I love photography and especially enjoy pictures that portray varying perspectives. Sometimes I like seeing the widerView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "What if…?"

I tend to ask lots of “What if…?” questions. My husband often says, “Kathy, you worry too much. It will all workView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Who Am I?"

Recently, I attended a baby shower for my cousin’s daughter. As we gushed over every lovely gift she unwrapped, I’mView full post »

Faith’s Foundation . . .

This past week I’ve been working on my dress for my son’s wedding…yes, I’ve left it rather late! Sewing hasView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Faith Tested"

As I sat today looking at the fading blossoms of my beautiful rhododendron, it reminded me of when I transplanted itView full post »

Take 5 with Kathy – "Faith Shaken"

March 11, 2011 – Japan was shaken by a 9.0 magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami. We all remember theView full post »

Introducing.. "Take 5 with Kathy"

Take Six has always enjoyed thoughts, perspectives and ideas from different contributors. So, it is with pleasure thatView full post »