Month: December 2012


When my daughter was in Junior High she discovered a new way of saying something negative and diffusing the sting with the word “psych.” She could eat a bite of a new casserole I had attempted and say “This is… Read More ›

Team of Rivals

Siblings fight. About everything. The color of their toothbrushes, the number of chips in their cookie. Who touched the tree first. Who got to pick the last TV show. Who is imitating whom. And, of course, who mom and dad… Read More ›

Travel Talk

Foreign travel talk is the “dish” of the 60+ set:  The trips you have taken, will take, hope to take, can’t afford to take, or wouldn’t dream of taking.  Listen and watch as the high school mentality surfaces. Out pops one… Read More ›