Happy Mother’s Day to All

I was blessed to have a great mom but I know not every one does. And I know that there are all kinds of moms in the world – it’s not always about biology.  To those moms who foster kids and to those who adopt and to those of you with step kids, I salute you all. And…

Oh Christmas List! Oh Christmas List!

‘Tis the season for making lists: places to go, people to see, decorations to hang, meals to plan and cook and oh so many goodies to bake; gifts to buy and wrap and bells to jingle…but in our hustling and bustling and jovial celebrations, let us not forget that at the heart of Christmas is the spirit…

Favorite Quotes from a Few Founding Fathers

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness…” Our Founding Fathers knew a thing or two about turning a phrase. Here are a few more wonderfully-worded quotes from…