Tag: Family

Stephen’s Relay For Life? Event

Whether it’s a friend, a family member, or the neighbor down the street, we all know someone who has been touched by cancer. I recently lost my Mother to brain cancer and I know firsthand about the devastation any disease can bring to a family. I want to do something to make a difference. That’s …

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Hades Hath No Fury Like . . .

OK, what’s the deal? I just don’t get it. I’ve heard that bad things happen in threes for many years now. It’s an urban legend, right? What if I were to tell you that bad things happen in dozens? Would you believe me? Today was truly a day from hell. Not only for me but …

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Insomniacs Untie!

Did you ever hear the joke about the dyslexic guy who couldn’t sleep? He was certain that others had similar issues and decided to form a support group. On the bulletin board at work he posted his first meeting invitation with the giant page title, “Insomniacs Untie!” Ok, so maybe it’s a little cheesy but …

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Ice Storm of the Decade!

Granted, the decade still has a few more years remaining. To name this post as I did when plenty of time exists for potentially worse disasters to strike Springfield, Missouri is proof-positive that last weekend’s successive storms are the worst we’ve had since I moving to this sleepy little Midwestern city. On Friday evening January …

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‘Tis the Season

Our families drew names at a Thanksgiving gathering to determine who each of us would purchase a gift for at Christmas time. Since the group e-mail messages are rapidly circulating with requests for everyone’s wish list, I’m going to include a link to mine right here! Simply push the button for an auto-magic transport to …

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