Life’s Lessons

Kelly, my trained therapy dog, and I have been a registered therapy team for several years. She had flunked both service and therapy dog training with...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Lifes Lessons

Well, it’s time for most of us to tuck Christmas 2017 away in the box of memories labeled “Christmases past”. Oh, there are still fa...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Life’s Lessons

Several years ago, while on a mission trip to Nicaragua, we were visiting a mother and infant hospital. Each mother was given a layette which we had p...

December 20th, 2017 |  



Life’s Lessons

It would be our final trip to Henderson Settlement in Frakes, Ky., for this year. Again, we were taking a load of new toys to be sold in their thrift ...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Life’s Lessons

I looked for it for two weeks. Went through every drawer where I could possibly have put it. It was one of those instances where I had put something &...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Life’s Lessons

I roasted Cornish hens for our Thanksgiving meal. I had done this once before about 50 years ago. I don’t remember how well those first ones tur...

November 29th, 2017 |  


Life’s Lessons

One of the major questions if you are the host home for the Thanksgiving family meal is usually how large a turkey to get! So you need to know how man...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Life’s Lessons

Most, if not all, of us, are pretty good at reading the signs. Oh, I don’t mean road signs. Of course, those must be read, too, but I mean the o...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Life’s Lessons

Some things seem to be purely automatic. Like turning on the headlights when I get in the car and it is already dark or at the edge of dark. But there...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Life’s Lessons

Some surprises are okay, I guess, but this wasn’t one of those!We were watching TV one evening recently, and suddenly there was an unwelcome gue...

October 18th, 2017 |