Spider…
Spider…
/ July 10, 2020 0 COMMENTS
You know I love the zig-zag, web making, spiders. Commonly known as garden spiders. ...
The Bridge that Isn’t a Bridge…
The Bridge that Isn’t a Bridge…
/ July 8, 2020 0 COMMENTS
When I first hosted parties at Footlights I described the lead-up to our property as, “Downhill, across a bridge, first on the right.” Of course, I know there’s a ...
Picnic Tradition…
Picnic Tradition…
/ June 29, 2020 0 COMMENTS
Continuing the McNeny Picnic Tradition we met the perfect little family outside in a deserted park in Farmersville for a quasi-socially-distant birthday celebration. We spread a quilt ...
Rejoice, Pray, Give Thanks…
Rejoice, Pray, Give Thanks…
/ June 23, 2020 0 COMMENTS
On reading these verses, written by St. Paul, I am struck by the sense that they were written specifically for today.  That’s one of the most amazing features of the Bible, its ...
New Normal…
New Normal…
/ June 16, 2020 0 COMMENTS
The phrase ‘New Normal’ has been adopted to remind us that after the pandemic, when a vaccination is available, our lives will not go back to the way they were. This has ...
Sleeping & Netflicking Our Days Away…
Sleeping & Netflicking Our Days Away…
/ June 12, 2020 1 COMMENTS
I’m a list maker… I love seeing the things I’ve done marked through with a pen. I manipulate my list so that I’m not left at the end of the day or week staring ...
Nothing Steady and Predictable About Our Day-to-Day…
Nothing Steady and Predictable About Our Day-to-Day…
/ May 27, 2020 0 COMMENTS
Hubs and I have led atypical lives together. 9-5 was not the norm for us. There was nothing steady and predictable about our day-to-day. Jobs and financial security weren’t the ...
Sunset in the East…
Sunset in the East…
/ May 22, 2020 0 COMMENTS
Footlights faces West. In the summer I’ll see an orangecrush-float sky foaming over the barn and the back fairway first thing in the morning, and a blushing pink candy floss ...
Harbour-at-Home…
Harbour-at-Home…
/ May 15, 2020 0 COMMENTS
A harbour is a shelter for boats and ships to anchor, for safe-keeping, or for when there’s a storm. God is my shelter during the pandemic; In these tempestuous times… ...
Sparrow…
Sparrow…
/ May 11, 2020 1 COMMENTS
These are odd times. Our lives have changed and will probably never be the same again.  A new normal is replacing the old. At Footlights Hubs and I keep ourselves busy to keep our minds ...
Social Distancing…
Social Distancing…
/ May 7, 2020 0 COMMENTS
Our cats appear to be oblivious to social distancing… but then they do live in the same house, and haven’t been near anyone who’s tested positive, they wash their paws ...