Is it just me or does it seem like the last 20 years were all a blur? I know how I arrived at this point in my life but it seems like it’s been a few years verses two decades. I closed my eyes and opened them only to findRead More →

According to a renowned academician: “Far too many American children are poor readers.” Sadly, what makes this such a bitter pill to swallow is that traditionally the American public school system has been widely acknowledged as one of the nation’s great assets when it comes to ensure quality education, whichRead More →

Talk about stuck in the middle. A step-parent seems to have equal responsibility and so very little rights. And, truthfully, that is probably accurate. The major role in any blended family is the biological parent. The step-parent must stand alongside the birth parent, participate in all aspects of the familyRead More →

MAKER & NURTURER There is a saying “where does the real paradise lie?” Our perfect answer through heart is “In the feet of our parents”. Our dearest Pa and ma. The entire world revolves around them. From the time we are born they are our life-givers, our protectors, our nurturersRead More →

Sitting in the living room the Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage and me were enjoying some hot apple cider tea and listening to some Christmas music. The song came that referred to Santa’s nice list and naughty list. I was not paying too much of attention, but somebody else inRead More →