Category Archives: Beaverton Giving Gardens

The Important People

“The important thing is not what they think of me, but what I think of them.” — Queen Victoria The only important people in our world are not just the people who make the news. Celebrities, political figures, heads of state, … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas Resolution, Day 274 – To Get The Treasure You First Have To Dig

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” –Charles Dickens,  A Tale Of Two Cities Today, my son and I ventured over to the Beaverton Giving Gardens again. And like all good gardens in autumn, there was … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas Resolution, Day 246 – A Couple Of Travelers

My daughter and I worked for a few hours at the Beaverton Giving Gardens. While we were there we met a couple of travelers with an interesting story to tell.  This morning, my daughter Tessa and I volunteered at the … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas Resolution, Day 204 – Taking Our Food For Granted

Our daughters and I volunteered at the Beaverton Giving Gardens for several hours.  “Today what we did was work hard for the people who don’t have food.” — Tessa Nearly three hours of hard work today. And I will say … Continue reading

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