Helping You Be Contemporary in a Traditional Way

It’s been a tough week of passings. The hardest was the news about Jean Beliveau, a hero, a role model, a compass of my spirit. More to come. We also learned of the death of a clergyman close to our family – a special person that the family has known for over 60 years. We […]

The first Saturday of December is marked by many Christmas-season events. In Farmington, Maine, though, it’s Chester Greenwood Day Chester Greenwood Day is the annual celebration of the famous inventor of the earmuff, Farmington’s own Chester Greenwood Chester is said to have come up with the idea while ice skating, and had his grandmother sew […]

These days are powerful and emotional. The passing of Jean Beliveau, though not unexpected, has still hit especially hard. It is only days after first hearing and absorbing the news that one is able to set words in place. As I attempt to do so, my eyes are riveted on a desk top screen at […]