Summer ‘slumber parties’ just a lil’ longer

As another summer month comes to a close and the last official month of summer begins, who wishes the time away from school and activity schedules could stay just a little longer? On this end, the answer to that question mostly sides with summer staying around....

Appreciation, interest impresses

It’s back to work after a few day’s hiatus for a club convention. Before heading to that event and upon return from it, however, a group’s presentation brought a bit of inspiration and apparently leaves a good impression on my and my children. The...

Spend time together for health’s sake

Research notes that spending time together as a family, from moms and their children to grandparents and their grandchildren, can benefit health and well-being for the long haul. An article shared many times in the past year on social media indicates that grandparents...

Silence golden at games?

Perusing Yahoo! this morning, a headline for a sports-related column caught my eye. Written by Eric Adelson of Yahoo Sports, “Youth soccer league calls for parents to be silent … and that’s a good thing” tells of the South Carolina Youth Soccer...

Summer swiftly swimming along, so enjoy it!

It’s hard to believe that we celebrated America’s 241st birthday nearly a week ago. It’s also hard to believe that the following day — July 5, 2017 — flyers promoting “Back to Campus” merchandise arrived in the mail. Display...