Moms making more in workforce

News flash: The Associated Press reported in today’s news that a study by the Pew Research Center found that 4 out of 10 moms are the top earners in American households. Surprising? Not really. With the way things are in today’s society — the cost of...

Dashing to the last day

As summer unofficially kicked off over the weekend as (hopefully) many paused to remember those brave men and women who defended our great nation. Summer coming again already? Wasn’t it yesterday we all still longed for warmer weather and temps hovered at or...

Enjoying the lull

Ahhh… That one expression sums up life in my household at the moment. As of now, the kiddos have no activities to rush off to after work, school and daycare. My daughter’s extracurriculars concluded two weeks ago, and my son’s debut activity, a...

Oklahoma, hope you will be OK

Look anywhere on the news or Internet today, and well, since Monday afternoon, and you’ll hear stories and see images of the destruction a tornado left behind in Moore, Okla. Perhaps most devastating of all is that an elementary school sustained major damage in...

Again, asking why?

Just when you think that you have problems, something happens to make you realize that your problems seem so much smaller. Waking up Monday morning in anticipation of returning to work later that day, I learned of a tragic fire in Pottsville that claimed the lives of...