The Blessings of Being Different

We didn’t married eighteen years ago. Jim had been married twice before and this was Judith’s first walk down the aisle. While we loved each other in ways we couldn’t even explain, we also knew that our differences were a major challenge.   Each...

Dream Big, Dream with Love

The celebration of the new year is the oldest of all continuing holidays. It was observed 4000 years ago by the ancient Babylonians and has continued, with only minor interruptions, into modern times.   Anything with a history that long and enduring clearly has...

The Gift of Receiving

You’re busy checking off the items on your to-do list. Most of the gifts have been wrapped. And the holiday cards made it to the post office this morning. Oh, but you forgot about your daughter’s teacher! And what to take to the Smith’s annual...

The Gift of Receiving

You’re busy checking off the items on your to-do list. Most of the gifts have been wrapped. And the holiday cards made it to the post office this morning. Oh, but you forgot about your daughter’s teacher! And what to take to the Smith’s annual...

The Masks We Wear

Halloween – the official holiday of disguise. A time to act out your fantasy-self, your wildest dream-self. A time to wear masks and costumes.   But what about the other 364 days of the year? Have you ever put on an act then? You know, trying to appear a...