Chemicals are not killing you

Chemicals are not killing you

The hue and cry in the media and on the internet about the dangers of “chemicals” is deafening. I see stories about the fear of chemicals ...

March 3rd, 2021 |  


A letter is worth 1,000 tweets

A letter is worth 1,000 tweets

My wife received a handwritten letter the other day. It was from a high school girlfriend she hadn’t seen in years, who somehow got her address ...

March 2nd, 2021 |  


Trying to pay more attention

Trying to pay more attention

I know I am not the only one having travel fantasies.My husband, Peter, and I were not planning to do a lot of traveling in the past year. That was ou...

March 1st, 2021 |  



A day for dad and daughter

A day for dad and daughter

Pro football is pretty important to my 13-year-old daughter and me.Our Sundays are spent watching and dissecting every game we can watch. Our discussi...

February 25th, 2021 |  


Second can be a good place to be

Second can be a good place to be

Being released in 1939, “Gone with the Wind” is considered one of the greatest movies of all time. Most females would agree. With a longer...

February 24th, 2021 |  


Do we have pride to prevail?

Do we have pride to prevail?

A recitation of the state of our current affairs is hardly necessary given our shared experiences over the past 12 months. The downstream effects of t...

February 23rd, 2021 |  


Remington’s circus trick

Remington’s circus trick

I remember, a long time ago, when I used to have a social life.My husband, Peter, and I have been visiting his sister, Lori, once a week while she bat...

February 22nd, 2021 updated: February 22nd, 2021. |  


My Golden Buckeye Card arrived in the mail the other day, and it’s not because I have some type of disability. It’s because I turned 60 on...

February 19th, 2021 |  


Good luck buying udies at a mall

Good luck buying udies at a mall

During my daily check-ins by phone and text with Lady Jane, so that she’s fully aware of the shenanigans in which I’m involved, recently I...

February 18th, 2021 |  


Hopefully, people get the message

Hopefully, people get the message

There’s something about getting a call from a wrong number that just makes you feel … well, wrong.One of my daughters started receiving ca...

February 17th, 2021 |