August 15, 2017

It’s 2017 and white supremacists are marching with torches.  There are people defending their right to fly the confederate flag.  There are people opposing the removal of statues depicting former confederate leaders. When I think about this, I can’t help but remember t...

August 9, 2017

I'm sure you've heard that college is filled with new adventures and an amazing sense of independence.  It's an opportunity to mix with different types of people and learn refreshing new ideas.  It's an epic, coming-of-age experience unlike any other time in your life....

March 9, 2017

I once overheard a conversation between a little girl and a very unhappy educator. It went something like this:

          "Did you always want to work in a school?" asked the curious girl.

          "No," the educator responded gruffly....

February 23, 2016

“Honestly, shopping beats therapy, anytime.  It costs the same and you get a dress out of it!” 

I absolutely love Sophie Kinsella.  I am a loyal reader of hers and have much respect for her hilarious writing style.  One day while idling on Pinterest, I saw the abov...

December 21, 2015

Today I walked into my regular 9:30 AM workout class.  I watched the other women, like creatures of habit, take their “assigned” spots on the floor as they casually greeted the woman to their left and the woman to their right with a smile and a hello.  I did the same....

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Downers Grove, IL 60515