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December 7th, 2018 | Main

What an Amazing Life!

I’ve been glued to the television the last couple of days watching the pageantry surrounding the death of President Bush (41) and mourning the end of an era. George H.W. Bush: absolute war hero, Congressman, Ambassador to China, Director of the ...

November 30th, 2018 | Main

Good vs. Evil – Food Edition

After the Thanksgiving binge eating I decided that I would only eat “good” food for a month.  It took me about a day to figure out that when Good and Evil were dividing up the world, Good got seriously out-negotiated when it came to food.  I ...

November 16th, 2018 | Main

Ode to Diners!

I’ve rediscovered the magic of old fashioned diners. At least once a week I belly up to the counter at the 24 Street Café for breakfast. The seats are so close together it feels like you’re on a date with the stranger sitting next to you. But ...

November 9th, 2018 | Main

Do Kids Need More Freedom?

Are modern parents to blame for our kids’ general inability to leave the nest? Almost every parent I know (including me) has made their teenagers download Life360 (a GPS phone tracking app) to monitor where they’re going, how fast they drive, ...

November 2nd, 2018 | Main

You Can’t Make this Stuff Up: Halloween Edition!

I shouldn’t be allowed to give out candy at Halloween – it’s such a target-rich environment for a smart aleck. It seems to me that every year the holiday gets stranger. I think the most popular costume this year was drunk parent. One Dad ...