Year in Review

It has been an interesting year, to say the least.  Looking back, I have a lot to be thankful for.  Sure, there were many unpleasant moments, but I’m not the sort to dwell on the negative… not anymore. These days, people’s memories are measured with the photos they take on their cell phone.  I have … More Year in Review

The Conservatory

I found three four five frogs in the house yesterday morning.  I found two or three the day before.  They came in with my plants when I brought them in for the winter.  It’s not the first time this has happened, and it won’t be the last.  It happens every year, and I’ve come to accept the … More The Conservatory

Choose to Stand

I guess I’m one of those people who just don’t get it.  I know who started the latest trend of protesting our national anthem.  Colin Kaepernick chose to sit on the bench rather than stand at attention.  Why?  Well, it’s because he is “not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for … More Choose to Stand

All or Nothing

I think I’ve figured out one of the biggest reasons the world seems to be on fire.  People have forgotten how to compromise.  We live in an all or nothing world, and it’s killing us.  We must all agree on everything or we can’t be friends.  We have to belong to the same religion or … More All or Nothing

Grow Up, America!

Okay, let’s take a time out for a second.  This was the strangest election we’ve ever seen.  After all, these are strange times.  Now, I could give you a run-down of the facts and figures.  I could  put down a pretty good argument with my viewpoint for your pleasure or discomfort.  Frankly, nobody cares what … More Grow Up, America!