Press on

One of my favorite Christmas gifts was a family game.  A card is read aloud that includes an historical moment.  Then each player chooses a card from their hand to complete the famous quote with funny quote from a child.  It has been a long time since we laughed like this....
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Hats off

Don’t look now, but the end of the calendar year is right in front of us.  I have been contemplating some of the changes we have seen in our community over the past few years.  We have seen the price of oil rise and fall, and the change in those prices leads to a great number of...
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Music to my ears

Call it a midlife crisis, but I recently took up a new hobby.  I borrowed a guitar from my brother and started taking some beginner lessons.  My fingers are sore, but I am enjoying this new challenge.  I am currently working on my first four chords, and I know that practice will...
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From the mouths of babes

It had been a tough week.  One friend misunderstood something I said and became angry with me.  Another friend became disgusted I was unable to perform a particular task and then disowned me.  A third friend simply brushed me off as unimportant.  I had given my best in these...
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