Heat, humidity and Bieber fever

For months we longed for the lazy, hazy crazy days of summertime — the sun, the surf (or swimming pool), the fireworks that light the skies in July, the picnics, the heat, the humidity … Oh, wait. We can take the heat — remember those bone-chilling...

Always kiss me goodbye

There is a saying out there that appears on magnets, wooden house decor and the like that tells people to “Always kiss me goodnignt.” That’s an important message in an effort to foster love and goodwill in one’s household, but how about...

Free to be … a mommy again?

In a little more than a week, Casey Anthony will be a free woman — free to party, free to work (if she can get a job), free to … have another baby? Shutter if you might at the thought of it, but according news reports, the woman who was tried and acquitted...

‘Caylee’s Law’ gaining interest

Casey Anthony being found not guilty in the death of her 2-year-old daughter but guilty of lying to police as they investigated the case didn’t sit well with Michelle Crowder. According to Time via cnn.com, the Oklahoma woman has started a petition that calls...

Shock, disbelief seem so personal

The verdict is in, but the aftershocks still reverberate on the airwaves and the Internet, in the newspaper and hearts and minds of people everywhere. Like it or not, Casey Anthony was found not guilty by a jury of her peers in the death of her 2-year-old daughter,...