A throbbing artery

A throbbing artery

Whoso firmly believeth today in the rebirth of man and is fully conscious that God, the Most Exalted, wieldeth supreme...

Rose-garden of the spirit

O FRIEND! In the garden of thy heart plant naught but the rose of love, and from the nightingale of...

Jazz, cheese cake and hidden words

Jazz, cheese cake and hidden words

On Friday night we went to The Birchmere in Alexandria to see Tierney Sutton, a Grammy-nominated singer known to apply...

Keeping the sanctity of my pledge

Keeping the sanctity of my pledge

Last night, after the study circle on “Reflections on the Life of the Spirit”, I went up the hill anxious...

Tribute to Baha’i Bloggers

Tribute to Baha’i Bloggers

OK, it is time to thank for the inspiration and encouragement I get from other Baha’i bloggers: Brian Kurzius through...

After Feast, the spiritual dessert of teaching

After Feast, the spiritual dessert of teaching

On Monday, my beautiful daughters helped us host the Feast of Rahmat (Mercy). In preparation, they had colored these 9-pointed...

Baba Lyuba’s birthday cake recipe

Baba Lyuba’s birthday cake recipe

In honor of my birthday, I will share the recipe for my favorite birthday cake. It is not a fancy-looking...

Blessed is… the apartment

Blessed is… the apartment

Blessed is the spot, and the house, and the place, and the city, and the heart, and the mountain, and...

Does God like mistakes?

Does God like mistakes?

Last night I was sitting at the table helping my older daughter color welcoming cards to be used at the...

Going bananas over bananas

Going bananas over bananas

I very well remember the joy of having 1 (one) banana as the highlight of the new year celebration when...