Throwback Thursday Recollections of a High School Counselor: Is That a Boy or a Girl? 10/2014

I just read an interesting article about the growing gender identity crisis in schools. Who would have ever thought that this would be a major concern for school officials? Back in the day it was pretty clear, boys were boys and girls were girls, boys wore blue, girls wore pink and boys played with guns …

Flashback Friday: "Growing Old Graciously" 10/2012

“Aging seems to be the only available way to live a long life.” “…I’m old and tired in a lonely sort of way…”  JS “…I feared growing old and dying, until I realized I could wake up dead at any age…”  JS Growing old is inevitable, much like death and taxes. Okay, that’s not exactly …

Throwback Thursday: Battle of the Bulge All's Fair in Love, War and Weight Lose 2014

Got a weight problem? If so your not alone. Each and everyday the battle of the bulge rages on. Over two-thirds of adults in the U.S. are overweight and one third of them are obese! It the current weight trend continues nearly 44% of American adults will be considered obese by 2030! Nearly half of all Americans. …

"Happy Birthday Little Angel"

    Today is my daughter Janene’s birthday. Happy birthday, Baby Girl! You are an incredibly kind and loving ‘young’ woman, a fantastic daughter, wife mother, friend, and teacher! You have surpassed our every expectation as have all our children. On this your 42nd birthday I wish for her only the best that life has to offer, …