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Turning 50 can be a blast

Turning 50 can be a blast

Yesterday my wife ushered in the half-century mark. She’s now the big 50, and frankly, if there is a birthday that we all cringe at, it is this one. To…

The Perils of Paulene… or maybe I mean Potholes

The Perils of Paulene…  or maybe I mean Potholes

The calendar says it’s time to change the clocks again this Sunday. And when I noticed that I saw that the first day of Spring is just a week later…

Adopt A Pet

Adopt A Pet

COWBOY 044D16: Cowboy is a sweet boy that was surrendered over to the shelter in need of finding his forever home.  Cowboy is a sweet boy that is good with…

Sweet Spring

I’ve been meeting many people who are experiencing winter burnout (or freeze out). Even the south has had a winter to remember, featuring killer storms that have just kept coming.…

Clinton vs Trump will likely get nasty

Clinton vs Trump will likely get nasty

It’s looking more and more likely that Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will be the nominees for their respective parties, thus creating the most raucous campaign season this country has…

Storm’s over, sun’s out, for now anyway

Storm’s over, sun’s out, for now anyway

March sure came in “like a lion” Tuesday when between three and six inches of snow fell all around Clare County [according to who you talk to]. Out here on…

Adopt A Pet

Adopt A Pet

HONEY 013C16: Honey is a sweet boy that was surrendered over to the shelter by his owner.  He is 2 yrs of age and he weighs 12 lbs.  Honey is…

The Danger of Over-Communicating

The Danger of Over-Communicating

The ability to communicate is one of God’s greatest gifts, enabling us to express the deep feelings of our hearts through words and songs.  When we’re hurting, emotionally or physically,…

Crazies, not guns kill in mass

Crazies, not guns kill in mass

As police try to figure out what made Jason Dalton snap in Kalamazoo, and go on a killing spree that ended with six people dead and one hanging on for…

Only in Michigan

Only in Michigan

I believe we must have just about the most unpredictable weather in the United States. They say it is because of the Great Lakes, but whatever the cause, if you…