A Laboratory of What?

A Laboratory of What?

We all live in and on the laboratory we call Earth which is a ball of carbon, oxygen and everything else in the periodic table. We travel eleven million miles a week through space on our annual orbit around the Sun. This planetary laboratory also spins on its axis...
Selfishness and Selflessness

Selfishness and Selflessness

I was raised with the old-fashioned idea that others come first and that I come second, third, fourth or what ever it takes. This was the supreme ethic in which I was brought up. It was built into my family’s culture through the family business that my grandfather...
Time Out!

Time Out!

Do you remember giving time-outs to your children or having them given to you? As I remember them, they seemed to be punishment rather than a respite from the craziness of life. Maybe that’s why so many of us have such a difficulty with our time-outs. Let’s...
I Am Thanksgiving

I Am Thanksgiving

Much of the time the word “thanksgiving’ conjures up images of a special day in November that’s celebrated as an American National Holiday. It’s that special day when families and friends awaken to the spirit of gratitude, the essence of Thanksgiving.The hope,...