About this time last year I shared a few of my family's Christmas traditions. We have some that are a bit unique, like going out for Chinese on Christmas Eve, or having a special “Daddy, Daughter, Son Day” to shop for Mom's...
It's hard to believe that Christmas is just a smidgen over one week away.I feel like I'm still getting over the turkey coma of Thanksgiving.
If you spend too much time lingering on certain Facebook pages or websites that are dominated by anger, griping and gossip, even the Christmas spirit will not lift you from a perpetual state of depression.
To start off this column, I'd like to share a scene from one of my favorite sitcoms, ABC's “The Middle.” In one episode, the Heck family is planning their trip to Disney World, which they won thanks to their daughter,...
I had a good cry over an unexpected thing just before Thanksgiving.To most who know me, the crying thing is no shocker.If I feel like crying, I do.
This and that today…Psychotic vampires
The ghoulish apparition banged the gavel and tried to quiet the rowdy crowd.
I am thankful for failing.Yes, I know that sounds rather odd. Thankful for failing? That has to be a typo. Perhaps it should be sailing, or railing, or anything else. After all, nobody likes failing.
It was impossible to tell from last Thursday's front page picture whether Drew Hastings, Ron Priest and Todd Whited were singing “Kumbaya” or not, but the fact that Hastings was shown swearing in Priest as the new captain of the...
Growing up, I was that kid who approached a school project the way other kids would a swimming pool: I couldn't wait to dive in and have fun.