Happy New Year!

Some Favorite New Year’s Quotes: “We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day.” – Edith Lovejoy Pierce

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Winter Solstice

In winter the bare boughs that seem to sleep work covertly, preparing for their spring. And don’t think the garden loses its ecstasy in winter; it’s quiet, but the roots are down there riotous. – Rumi Wishing you and yours

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Remembering Lucia Ryan

left: Lucia & Keith, 2007 Our dear sister, Lucia Ann Ryan, formerly of Saratoga, CA and Bainbridge Island, WA, passed away peacefully on October 17th, 2021. Born in Potsdam, NY in 1937, she was the mother of four children, whom she and her beloved

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Menucha Update …

  Dear Friends, A few updates on what’s happening in the PNW. As many of you have heard, our annual kedjiwaan event at Menucha has been canceled for a second year. While members were very responsive to our request to

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Vaccinated

Our household got our first of a two-part vaccine this week. We were impressed and hopeful to see such a well organized rollout by OHSU with hundreds of volunteers guiding hundreds of cars at economy parking area near Portland Airport.

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