Trick or Treat

Trick or Treat

For years I faithfully bought candy and/or made cookies to pass out at the door. I found myself nibbling frequently on the miniature candy bars in the bowl, as did my husband! While the costumes on the little ones were cute, I hated to see kids dressed up as a witch,...
The Younger Generation

The Younger Generation

At my daughter’s in Florida, we drove to Gainesville to have dinner with two of my grandsons, Josh and Jake, who live and work there. It was an interesting give and take conversation on the politics of the day, socialism vs capitalism, etc. Josh has definite opinions...
Violence and Perspective

Violence and Perspective

Like most people, I watch the news showing the rioters and protesters, and wonder what burning down businesses, shooting policemen, destroying historical statues and chanting, have to do with making our country more racially conscious and better. Those that claim to...
Teaching What I Know

Teaching What I Know

Years ago, I traveled for almost 3 years for Stonecroft Ministries. It was fun and a thrill to share my life and journey with other women. The only problem was that the committee had to approve my speech and I was not to deviate from it. That was fine, I told of my...
To mask or not mask, that is the question!

To mask or not mask, that is the question!

There seems to be such a controversy over whether we are to wear a mask at all times, even when exercising. We all want to be sensitive to the feelings of others and to the mandates from our governor, which at this writing, are getting weird! You can go to Walmart,...
Social Media

Social Media

How many of us have followed a car on a street or freeway only to see it wobble from lane to land. It is a good bet the driver is on his/her cell phone! Despite the penalties, people still do this. I learned long ago, when I got my first cell phone, that I could not...