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Do you want to build a snowman? I don’t.

Do you want to build a snowman? I don’t.

It started off like any other day: wake up, change diapers, make bottles and breakfast, get everyone dressed and out …

February 5th, 2016 |  

It is our duty to make a difference

It is our duty to make a difference

I find myself sometimes extremely cynical about the human race and just when I am sure I am ready to …

February 4th, 2016 |  

VITA an important United Way program

VITA an important United Way program

For me to have the passion necessary to raise money, I need to experience the program. That is how I …

February 2nd, 2016 |  

Election year leads to mass confusion

Election year leads to mass confusion

Do you know what the definition of insanity is? If not, I will share it with you. It happens to …

January 30th, 2016 |  

Life is like a boxing match …

Life is like a boxing match …

I don’t know what it is that I’ve done in a past life for the universe to exact its terrible …

January 29th, 2016 |  

New year, old tricks from the EPA

New year, old tricks from the EPA

As we begin a new year, one would hope that the Obama administration made a new year’s resolution of allowing …

January 29th, 2016 |  

When Hell freezes over? Well, it already has

When Hell freezes over? Well, it already has

“Hell” is the name of a town in Michigan and about this time every year a photograph of the town’s …

January 22nd, 2016 |  

Welcome back to Los Angeles, Rams!

Welcome back to Los Angeles, Rams!

So the St. Louis Rams are moving back to Los Angeles after 20-something years — and my husband couldn’t be …

January 22nd, 2016 |  

It’s OK if it doesn’t look good …

It’s OK if it doesn’t look good …

I love to cook. I love to eat. Grocery shopping is one of my favorite household “chores” and I think …

January 17th, 2016 |  

Easley’s Foothills Playhouse expanding reach

Easley’s Foothills Playhouse expanding reach

For those who don’t know, I am a member of the board for Easley’s Foothills Playhouse, which I guess should …

January 16th, 2016 |  

If I had a billion dollars …

If I had a billion dollars …

I’m not much of a gambler. That being said, with the Powerball expected to reach over a billion dollars — …

January 15th, 2016 |  

Sam and the betrayal of the bananas

Sam and the betrayal of the bananas

My youngest son, Sam, has reached the age where it’s time to start introducing solid foods. Having had nothing but …

January 10th, 2016 |  

A few things to keep in mind

A few things to keep in mind

With so much in the news causing so much stress, and right here at the beginning of a new year …

January 9th, 2016 |  

Homelessness is real, even in Pickens County

Homelessness is real, even in Pickens County

I distinctly remember the day over 20 years ago. A woman with her young son showed up at my office. …

January 8th, 2016 |  

I’m leaving no regrets in 2015

I’m leaving no regrets in 2015

What is it about the flipping of a single page in a calendar that seems to change everything? I mean …

January 5th, 2016 |  

Sometimes what you need is closer than you think

Sometimes what you need is closer than you think

Several weeks ago I penned a column detailing my frustration when dealing with the red tape that comes along with …

January 3rd, 2016 |  

Hair today, gone yesterday

Hair today, gone yesterday

If you are a regular reader, then you know I am a drama geek. But don’t worry: Those of you …

December 31st, 2015 updated: December 31st, 2015. |  

My lack of faith was disturbing

My lack of faith was disturbing

A long time ago, in a galaxy far far away, a little science fiction film was made. There was action, …

December 27th, 2015 |  

A goat of many colors

A goat of many colors

Grandma may have been run over by a reindeer, but I think I have that beat. What began as an …

December 25th, 2015 |  

Dear Santa — it’s been too long

Dear Santa — it’s been too long

Dear Santa, I know it has been far too many years since you received a letter from me and I …

December 24th, 2015 |  

What happens in Vermont, stays in Vermont

What happens in Vermont, stays in Vermont

This afternoon, a friend and I were discussing the most ridiculous legal situation we had ever found ourselves in. Having …

December 20th, 2015 |  

Who doesn’t love a parade or 2 … or 4

Who doesn’t love a parade or 2 … or 4

Parades, parades, parades! I think that’s all I’ve done for the past month is cover Christmas parades in all the …

December 18th, 2015 |  

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