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Deleting 2006, one e-mail at a time

Thursday, December 28, 2006

The move from the big house to the smaller home a year ago brought a pint-sized office, three dozen banker boxes to replace nine, overfilled filing cabinets and a new, tiny-by-comparison work desk.

Resolving to have a happier new year

Thursday, December 28, 2006

As I see it, the problem with writing is obvious: all the good lines are taken. If there was any justice in the world I would open this column about 2006 with “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.

At Christmas

Thursday, December 21, 2006

I compared notes with a friend at work about the kinds of music we’d been working on at our churches, Hers, being one of the largest congregations in the area, just finished doing a Christmas cantata which was, no doubt, grand.

Look for miracles all around you

Thursday, December 21, 2006

One reason I love spending time with young children is I find it joyful to revel in their wide-eyed wonder at the world.

Bells ring in life’s fondest memories

Thursday, December 21, 2006

This is the time of year when I like to share with you one of my mother’s columns from when she wrote for Farm and Dairy from the 1950s until her death in 1965.

Easy as hitting a bull in the backside

Thursday, December 21, 2006

In late July, this space highlighted recent investigative stories by reporters at the Washington Post.

Santa has deadlines, too, so order early

Thursday, December 21, 2006

Each holiday season brings certain traditions that are unavoidable. For instance, at some point in December, you’re going to turn on the radio and hear The Royal Guardsman singing the Snoopy vs.

All I want for Christmas is …

Thursday, December 21, 2006

Here it is. My Christmas list. It’s my farm editor Christmas list, not my personal wish list (stainless steel pots and pans, if you must know).

Pigmillion: The runt that made it

Thursday, December 14, 2006

My daughter and I made plans to go see the new Charlotte’s Web movie just the minute it was released in our area after having seen the initial previews.

Web sites put ’06 forage data at your fingertips

Thursday, December 14, 2006

The 2006 Ohio Forage Performance Trial Report will be available very soon at Extension offices, but is available now on the Internet.


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