When It’s Too Much…

I know I shouldn't, but I do it anyway.  I have to know what's going on.  What if I miss something really important?  What's happening isn't right, it isn't fair!  I'm in disbelief. "I feel compelled to look," I said.  "I can't help myself." "That sounds like an addiction," he stated matter-of-factly. ---My world stopped!---- Sadly, …

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Proceed With Caution

  Definitely now is one of those times in life when we find ourselves treading very carefully with pretty much everything that we do.  We are in unchartered territory and every literal move, or not, that we make has the potential to have consequences for either ourselves or our loved ones and dire ones at …

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Are We Really Turning Into Our Parents?

What do rising meat prices and falling asleep in a rocker have in common? Well, they are two subjects that I SWORE as a kid I would either never a) discuss or b) find myself doing and yet here I am. Proud owner of both. But that's just it...I'm not exactly happy about it. The …

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”Down With the Bad, Up With the Good”

It's been twenty-one weeks today. Twenty-one. Whole. Weeks. Typically, when a person refers to time in something other than the obvious measure, such as weeks versus months in my case, one can deduce that there must be a specific reason for doing so. In my lifetime, I've often used such a comparison of time when …

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