Black Friday always results in red Monday

Black Friday always results in red Monday

I’m not sure who come up with this term “Black Friday” but I am definitely not for it. To me, Black Friday is rather devious and I k...

November 30th, 2017 |  


You can’t believe everything you read

You can’t believe everything you read

A few years ago, with the “magic” of the check-in button on Facebook, I “checked in to” Cancun, Mexico. A few hours later, I c...

November 30th, 2017 |  


Is Detroit among America’s best or worst cities?

Is Detroit among America’s best or worst cities?

I’m confused.I either live in the worst city in America, or the second-best place on Earth to visit.The “worst” classification comes...

November 29th, 2017 |  


Times have changed for politicians, press

Times have changed for politicians, press

Back in the ’70s I was attending an annual editor’s meeting when I was asked in a confidential session what I was working on. At the time ...

November 29th, 2017 |  


Hot from the oven breadsticks

Hot from the oven breadsticks

As I write this I am holding our dear foster son, Jesse, who is just over a month old. Only this time I am not in the comfort of our rocker in our liv...

November 24th, 2017 |  


The second time around

The second time around

Wasn’t that Thanksgiving turkey delicious? It was pretty good on Friday, too. Saturday? Well, maybe not so much. By the time the Saturday after ...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Thanksgiving leftovers stored in the fridge safe to eat until Tuesday

Thanksgiving leftovers stored in the fridge safe to eat until Tuesday

So we’ve got a lot of food leftover from our Thanksgiving feast. How long can we safely eat them?I’m happy to tell you that you can eat tu...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Life HappensWith a voice of singing

Life HappensWith a voice of singing

Let the musical clock begin.In my house, it is sort of an unwritten rule that the playing of Christmas music does not start until after the previous h...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Let’s cut middle class taxes

Let’s cut middle class taxes

If we want to cut taxes for the middle class, let’s cut taxes for the middle class.This latest attempt by Republicans in Congress to turn what s...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Do as I say, not as I do

Do as I say, not as I do

Last week, I wrote about the importance of attending church, corporate worship and the importance of setting the right example for your children by th...

November 23rd, 2017 |