humor

Try laughing in between the everyday stresses

Unfortunately, it?s too easy to let today?s bad economy, budget cuts and job downsizing, to name a few nation-wide problems, make us anxious. The more we hear distressing news abou ...

Every day, more stuff happens

When I sit down to write one of these columns, I’m just amazed at the number of topics that jump into my mind. For example, I was at the gym this morning, and before I went in, ...

Around my house, women of the night are full of bunco

As of March, bunco, a semiannual event at our house; has already been to our house twice this year. I look forward to this as much as I look forward to winning the grand prize in a ...

A new year, an old idea

Happy New Year! I know I’m a little tardy with that but it took me awhile to remember and gather all the stuff that happened on New Year’s Eve. As usual, we had a c ...

Out the mouth of an almost 11-year-old

One of my favorite parts in any good, cheesy movie is when the hero, often with his or her last breath, suddenly turns the tide on the evil genius and says, typically while overpow ...

Economic slump not reflected by crowds at mall

Open the paper or watch the news this Christmas season and all you'll see are stories about the slumping economy. Try to park at the mall and you'll wonder why these people aren't ...

Getting the bug and learning to appreciate your spouse

I'm sick! No, not sick as in sick and tired of politics, although at this particular moment, I am. Once again, I forgot to run for senate or president or something like that. There ...