Lance Armstrong is a hero for our times, someone my children look up to, someone who has shown us the meaning of courage. His message - LIVE STRONG - is aimed at those suffering from cancer, but applies equally to us all.
It's Livestrong Day today. Barbara, at Winos and Foodies, organised A Taste of Yellow to raise awareness of Livestrong Day, and of cancer issues. She's certainly succeeded: 143 people contributed stories and recipes. I only discovered this event a couple of days ago, after the deadline ... so this is my contribution, just in case you missed it, too.
Friday flowers - in a convent garden - "If poverty had been the keynote of the convent buildings, its garden was redolent of wealth. There was, even here, certain evidence of monastic austerity,...
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