Replacing my lens

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer   Photos by Ron Lyons I enjoy taking photos, and this little plot of internet real-estate is one of my favourite places to share them. I’m easily fr...

They were wrong

This thought-provoking video made it’s way to my computer this morning, and it’s message should be shared. It starts with falling out of a tree. It ends with hope. Because they were wrong....

Preserving the good stuff

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer My husband thinks I have a problem. He may be right. Last year I was re-introduced to canning by my friend Kim. I’ve canned before, when my Gram was a...

To Write Love on Her Arms

I had never heard of the organization To Write Love on Her Arms. I learned of it through a blog called “Words of a Stubborn Girl“.   Stubborn Girl.  Ah, I love that. I’ve been call...

Not another suicide post. And yet.

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer I’ve done a lot of wincing this week. There are so many posts, SO MANY from people who have something to say about the death of Robin Williams, and whi...