Going to the moon started a game of interstellar tag While driving my son to school one morning, the news commentator on the radio stated that China had short and long range plans for going … Read more One Small … Tag
A re-imagined State of the Union address… “Mr. Speaker, the President of the United States!” [Applause, some eye-rolling, a few palpitating hearts] “Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, fellow citizens: Over five years … Read more The State of the ‘Wish List’ Address
Is the president’s pen magic? Not wanting to further delay his economic agenda by waiting for legislation, the President declared that he had a “pen” and a phone. He continued that he would use the … Read more The President’s Pen
Parents and kid’s soccer don’t mix We are coming to the start of another great annual American tradition…community youth sports. There are many sports for kids to choose from, including basketball, baseball, Parcheesi; however, my … Read more No Scores, No Contact, No … Parents!
Thanks to a fellow shopper, we’re both better at healthy eating Not long ago, I was at the grocery store and had artfully maneuvered my full cart of goods into one of the open checkout … Read more Put That Back, It’s Not Healthy Eating: Resolute Efforts
‘No-Shave November’ gets a lot of press, but why stop there? I once attempted to participate in ‘No-Shave November,’ but it was a disaster. As I approach the mid-century mark, it’s never been my follicular … Read more No-Shave November? How About ‘Disheveled December’?