Tag Archives: America

Do Your Part

Fourth of July is next week. Some of my kids are coming to visit. The oldest son has declared that he will be buying the fireworks this year. He is going to have a great fireworks show! He is going … Continue reading

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Early Service

  Today we celebrate our Veterans. If you are a veteran who proudly fought for the ideals and freedoms of our great country, I salute you. Thank you for your service. From a mother’s viewpoint a military veteran begins service … Continue reading

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My Freedom to Vote

After months of commercials, debates, yard-ads, and mail outs, our presidential election is upon us. This past week in my college classes I urged all of my students to get out and vote. I told them that this was not … Continue reading

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Comitment

    Commitment is a funny kind of word. In one sense it represents something noble and good such as dedication to one’s spouse or career. “Allegiance, loyal, and faithful” are words that are often connected to the idea of … Continue reading

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Why Momma?

So many events over the past few weeks have reminded us all that life is uncertain and that life is hard to explain. The shootings in Florida, the young toddler pulled into a lagoon, and the wildfires out in the … Continue reading

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Influence

  I don’t like to write about politics because I just don’t, but I am going to write and say that I am hopeful that all this candidate business will soon be over. I don’t know how folks in other … Continue reading

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More and Less

Last week I pulled into the grocery store parking lot and saw a sign I had never seen before. I was kind of surprised but very pleased when I saw it. My kids were horribly embarrassed when I got out … Continue reading

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