helping yourself and others

The World At Large & My World

One of the lessons I have tried to impart on my daughters is that whenever they are in the position to help others, they should do so, and this includes doing what they can to help take care of the… Read More ›

Thank You

Part of the reason I always enjoy Thanksgiving more than Christmas is that it is a day devoted to giving thanks instead of giving presents.  I am not opposed to being the recipient of a nice gift, and I do… Read More ›

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!  Unlike the official New Year’s Day, when I bound out of bed full of hope, renewed energy, and ready to tackle the new year ahead, I woke up feeling burned out physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually.  I… Read More ›