"Resolution Time is Here Again! Don't Waste It!"

It’s hard to believe that 2014 is nearly over. Talk about a year blowing by! Even being retired didn’t slow it down any! So with just a couple of days remaining until 2015 we have just enough time to get our New Year’s resolutions in order. I’ve already got mine. I’ve been giving it a …

The Ghost of Christmas Past: The Lonely Christmas Tree repost

Yesterday afternoon while sitting at home I had a very strange experience. I was visited by the ghost of Christmas past. A few years ago I had a similar experience while watching the family unwrap gifts, but this time I was all alone, and except for one small segment, that experience had been nostalgic and …

TBT Recollections of a High School Counselor: Did You Ever Have To Make Up Your Mind?

Did you ever have to make up your mind?                                                                                             …

CA Homeless Crisis: The Hidden Homeless

There was a time in the not so distant past that the term ‘mobile home’ referred to a form of inexpensive, prefab housing built on a steel chassis similar to that of automobiles and trucks and equipped with wheels. Once assembled these ‘mobile homes’ were towed to a location and set on a concrete foundation …

"The Rise and Fall of an Arrogant Bastard: Bill Cosby"

Bill Cosby has certainly become a major topic of interest lately hasn’t he? Seems like everyday we hear another Cosby report on the network news about his dirty deeds of the or we learn of yet another victim who has come forward with allegations against him. I believe the count now stands at around 23. …