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The village turns out to celebrate graduation of youngest




Many members of the village were in my backyard Saturday.

As I filled up the barbecued pulled pork server, I glanced out of my kitchen window at the backyard filled with friends and family who had gathered to celebrate my youngest daughter’s high school graduation.

The village — Phoebe’s role models, mentors, friends, confidantes and teachers — had again come together to circle the wagons in celebration. And my small attempt to thank them all was to dish out strawberries, Lori Weller’s cake balls and barbecue sandwiches.

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