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Are you afraid? I am. I’m afraid I might get sick with COVID-19. Worse, I’m afraid my parents might get sick with COVID-19 and not live through the experience. I’m also afraid I won’t survive the pandemic economically. If I can’t work, I won’t have income. If I can’t work, my employees won’t…

As we settle into a new normal, things will continue as they are for longer than any of us thought they would. With the idea of this being long-term rather than short, we have had the time and opportunity to reflect on life as we have known it. Many of us are assessing what is important in a…

When I first floated the idea, my 11-year-old nephew was all in. William lives with his parents in a city on the eastern seaboard. Like so many of us these days, he’s beginning to feel a little cooped up. A video conference with some of his Minnesota family struck William as an excellent dis…

Welcome to March. It’s not winter, and it’s not spring. It’s tournament, tax, spring break and spring training time. The noises I hear coming from the environment signal an early spring could march us right into April. The sights and sounds of the resident cardinal high up in the evergreen t…

My husband and I watch too much TV. Digital video recorders have made it too easy for us to always have something to watch, so we waste most evenings with pre-recorded crime shows: “NCIS” (original, Los Angeles or New Orleans), “Hawaii Five-O,” “The Rookie,” “FBI,” etc. Recently we added Bri…

I come from a mental attitude that the glass is always half-full. Last week, as news outlets were discussing the end of the 2010 to 2019 decade, some pundits labeled it the “decade of distrust.” While I can empathize with multiple points of view, I like to put that type of label through my o…

Earlier this week, the Better Business Bureau issued a warning about an online secret-sister gift exchange. While most of us probably have participated in secret gift exchanges with people we actually know — a college dormitory, family and social groups come to mind — I shudder to think that…

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