His goose was (probably) cooked

His goose was (probably) cooked

I had a really weird thing happen the other day while driving to pick up my son — I hit a goose.In my 20 or so years of driving, I can tell you ...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Playing nuclear “chicken” with our lives

What kind of civilization have we developed when two mentally unstable national leaders, in an escalating confrontation with each other, threaten one ...

August 13th, 2017 |  


Camp iRock about much more than reading

Camp iRock about much more than reading

“And your name is Sam? (I made up that name to protect the innocent),” asked the Camp iRock teacher?“DUH,” said Sam.“Thi...

August 11th, 2017 |  


Bring on the eclipse!

Bring on the eclipse!

Alright people, we are now roughly two weeks away from Eclipse Day and I gotta tell you, I am ridiculously excited.I look at all the upcoming events a...

August 11th, 2017 |  


If you’ve got nothing to hide, you’ve got nothing to fear

If you’ve got nothing to hide, you’ve got nothing to fear

As America marked the 50th anniversary of US president John F. Kennedy’s assassination four years ago, a clear majority of Americans (according ...

August 9th, 2017 |  


This was no boating accident!

This was no boating accident!

There’s no such thing as a perfect parent.This is a simple fact I have come to accept after years of trial and error. Just when you think you...

August 7th, 2017 |  


What do you do for a living? Well …

What do you do for a living? Well …

My husband Jon and I have been together for about 10 years. Now, to some of you reading (OK, probably a lot of you) that’s nothing. A flash in t...

August 4th, 2017 |  


We need to reinvent public education in South Carolina

We need to reinvent public education in South Carolina

Cindi Ross Scoppe is one of the most important people in South Carolina. And, she has recently put forward one of the most important ideas for this st...

August 3rd, 2017 |  


About time for things to look up

About time for things to look up

Everybody has good days and bad days but it seems like lately, I’ve been focusing way too much on the latter. Starting now, that’s all gon...

July 31st, 2017 |  


Washington has become a sit-com

Washington has become a sit-com

Multiple reports say the House and Senate will pass a bill to levy sanctions on Russia, Iran, and North Korea by large bi-partisan margins this week. ...

July 31st, 2017 |