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Take My Son

This story was e-mailed to this reporter over ten years ago.  Since this coming Sunday is Easter, I thought this would be the perfect time to share it again with…

Reminders as We Age

Some people always remind me and other folks about aging, so now this reporter is taking the time to remind you about aging, too!  Don’t laugh because it’s all true…

The Wearing of The Green

This Friday, March 17th, this reporter will join millions of people in the USA who will be wearing green to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.  They probably won’t remember why they…

Do You Know?

Somehow, the same old question keeps circling around the Charlotte County Courthouse every few years.  This reporter wrote a column about this in 2008 after a patron asked her if…

So Many Sayings

This reporter is always on the lookout for a different slant on things.  As I looked back over some of my notes from the past, I came across “sayings” that…

‘Twas The Month After Christmas

So many zumba classes, so many WW weigh-ins, so many people jogging or walking, and so many recipes for losing weight is an indication to this reporter that most of…

100 Years Ago

What happened 100 years ago? This reporter looked up some fascinating facts from 1917 and thought our readers might be interested in her find. History is literally the story behind…

What Happens In Heaven

Apparently the following story has been traveling on the internet for several years and this reporter received it this week.  I couldn’t let it go by without sharing with our…

Christmas Cards Send Special Message

Over the years this reporter has mailed out many, many Christmas cards to family and friends, and also to clients who had insurance with the company that paid “hubby” to…

Consider This

My goal for 2016 was to lose just ten pounds……only 15 to go!  I ate salad for dinner, mostly croutons and tomatoes.  Really, just one big, round crouton covered with…