Year: 2009

If your teenagers are like mine, they have cell phones.  They’re on their cell phones constantly.  And their brains, as is evident from their behavior (!) are not as developed as ours.  Why is this relevant to a stocking stuffer?  …

Here’s your stocking stuffer this year! Read More »

This is my dad and my brother, Dave.  I am writing this blog as I wait for my brother’s plane to arrive.  He’s been texting me every hour or so to tell me his arrival will be late, then later, …

I’ll be here when you get here. Read More »

I received this letter from a friend who is serving his third term in Iraq.  In honor of Veteran’s Day and with his permission, I share it with you here . . . Amanda, This is Dean–your old UPS Man …

Letter I received from Iraq Read More »

I am 45 years old, half-way to 90, but like many of you – I just don’t feel it, at least most days.  Most days I feel 30, maybe 35.  I feel energetic, enthusiastic and curious, all the qualities I …

Am I too old to wear that? Read More »

I read that question this morning and it stopped me cold.  My number one excuse for not exercising is . . . I just don’t have time.  I want to work out.  I pack my workout clothes in a tote …

What fits your schedule better – exercising 1 hour a day or being dead 24 hours a day? Read More »