Keeping score keeps you sane

Keeping score keeps you sane

Thank goodness for sports on television.Our long national drought of excitement has finally ended. We’re able to cheer for overpaid hooligans ag...

August 12th, 2020 |  


Dancing through my bipolar life

Dancing through my bipolar life

Have you ever heard “Dance like no one is watching,” a song lyric by Susanna Clark and Richard Leigh from “Come from the Heart”...

August 11th, 2020 |  


The post-pandemic economy

The post-pandemic economy

Anyone who thinks that the COVID-19 pandemic won’t have a lasting impact on the national and international economic landscape is likely sufferin...

August 11th, 2020 |  



So glad I hadn’t missed it

So glad I hadn’t missed it

I was headed out for my daily hike. There was thunder in the distance.“It’s getting lighter,” my husband, Peter, said. “I don&...

August 10th, 2020 |  


In the kitchen with Sharon

In the kitchen with Sharon

I made cheesy scalloped zucchini casserole, the perfect summer meal, served with salad and homemade bread, which I also made.I love zucchini, and I am...

August 7th, 2020 |  


Pappy, what did you do …

Pappy, what did you do …

Stories and tall tales have been told to children by their grandparents for generations. The child simply needs to ask the question, “Pappy, wha...

August 7th, 2020 |  


Dancing through my bipolar life

Dancing through my bipolar life

Have you ever heard “Dance like no one is watching,” a song lyric by Susanna Clark and Richard Leigh from “Come from the Heart”...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Five simple steps to a healthier life

* Start with a healthy breakfast*Move more.*Add more fruits, veggies, and whole grains to your meal plan.*Remember to hydrate.*Try lower calorie and f...

August 5th, 2020 |  


Godliness in an angry world

Godliness in an angry world

Not too long ago, Elizabeth Chang in the Washington Post stated the obvious: Americans are angry. The country erupted into the worst civil unrest in d...

August 5th, 2020 |  


The blue tarp

The blue tarp

I noticed my wrists were sticking to my desk.This was a gradual awareness. I spend almost all day at my desk, and I don’t know precisely when it...

August 4th, 2020 |