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Truly Thankful? Yes, I Am

Subscriber onlyThis is perhaps the best week of the year to stop, take a deep breath, and reflect taking stock of all our many Blessings. Continue reading...

Good Food For Thought For A Happier, Longer Life

Subscriber onlyHere's to your health. Continue reading...

Dealing With Disabilities Of ADD

Subscriber onlyFor years I wondered why walking through a busy shopping mall was disorienting. There was too much visual stimulation. Too much input felt overwhelming. It made me feel uneasy, almost nauseous, like I had motion sickness. So I would walk through a busy shopping mall with my eyes cast down and try to avoid scanning all the attractive images and pretty colors. That way, I could keep my mind focused on why I was there and remember to search only for what I had come to purchase. This was a feature of my life until I was 50 years old. Continue reading...

Election Is Over; How About A Day Of Rest

Subscriber onlyThe night of the election, I watched Mr. Trump give his victory speech at 2 a.m. I thought he was very gracious in what he said about Mrs. Clinton. Late the next morning, I saw Hillary give her concession speech. I thought it was the best delivery of a speech she'd ever given. As a teacher in a school that Wednesday, I made sure students got to see both speeches. We saw democracy in action. Continue reading...

Donald Trump: What We Know And Don't Know

Subscriber onlyIf you called it correctly on Nov. 8, well good for you. Continue reading...

Thanksgiving, Food, Football & In That Order

Subscriber onlyLike many of you, I grew up enjoying Arkansas family gatherings on Thanksgiving Day. Continue reading...