LIFE IS FUN!!!  Wouldn’t you agree? The word FUN speaks for itself and rarely requires definition or interpretation. Nearly everybody likes to have fun. But did you know that fun has a serious side and is actually good for you? I’m not kidding! One of the main by-products of fun is laughter.  When you laugh,…

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OMG! She’s so judgmental!!! I can’t believe she would say that to someone! Who does she think she is?!” You’ve heard something like that before, haven’t you? I heard it again today and seriously started laughing out loud; even snorted a little. The sheer oxymoronishness of the statement would generally have been enough to send…

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My son Blake played little league this spring; his first year in the minors which is kid-pitch instead of machine-pitch or coach-pitch. Things can get a little wild at times with 8 to 11-year olds winging the ball at the plate with the ambition of a big-leaguer but the accuracy of a blindfolded Isaac Newton.…

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Seventeen years together – fifteen of them married; and not one fight. Impossible, you say? It’s true. There have been no harsh words, no fits of anger, no slamming doors or throwing dishes. No going home to mother, no silent treatment and no paybacks. Not once. Truly. Sounds like a marriage-made-in-heaven, doesn’t it?  Well, guess…

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A mortgage-broker friend called me today, despairingly.  “I know you don’t read the newspapers or watch TV or anything, but did you hear what’s happening out there?!”  My first thoughts were “Something’s on fire?  George Clooney is getting married?  They’re going to stop making orange juice?”  Remembering her livelihood is deeply entrenched in the state…

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If there are no guarantees in life, how then can McDonald’s guarantee, ”Your food will be hot. Your service will be fast and friendly. And your drive-thru orders will be double-checked right. If you’re not satisfied, we’ll make it right. Or your next meal is on us. Guaranteed”.  Dominos Pizza guarantees delivery in 30-minutes or…

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My sister sent me one of those “This is funny….” emails today that was forwarded to her from a bazillion other people who kept forwarding it on to the next victim until it finally landed on my computer and took me 5 minutes to open.  It was humorous, and I must say, thought provoking.  It…

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