Month: November 2014

Righteous Anger and Peaceful Protest

I’m sorry, but I do not understand how burning businesses brings Michael Brown back, or even helps prove a point. I understand people are upset about the decision to not charge the police officer.  Was the grand jury acting correctly when they made that decision?  We will never know what truly happened that night.  There…
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Take time to reflect on Thanksgiving

My typical Turkey Day has always been crazy busy with cooking and socializing.  So much so that I probably never took the time I should have to truly reflect on the reason for the day.  Thanksgiving is a day to stop our busy lives and reflect on all the blessings we have and be truly…
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Seeing Winter in Florida

Oh my goodness – I am so EXCITED! Can you tell? Today is the day I have been waiting for, for the last 55 days. It all started in 2011, when the movie “A Dolphin’s Tale” came out. We were visiting our grandchildren and my oldest, Rory, asked me if I would take her to…
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Little Personalities

I’ve been hanging around with 3,4, & 5 year olds the last couple of weeks, and I got to wondering when our personalities develop. We’ve all seen an amusing infant and a precocious toddler and commented about their personality. I can tell you each of the children I’ve been with recently have their own uniqueness.…
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