Why Do I Write This?



Blogging. It can be a royal pain in the ass. At other times, it can be exhilarating, fulfilling, enlightening, emptying, and even abasing. But it’s always a pain in the ass. More


A Slice of 1950s Americana

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Roadside America

There’s a part of the 1950s America that people have forgotten in the modern world. It’s those roadside attractions that peppered the highways throughout America where people would stop while traveling here and there, whether near or far. You may be familiar with some – like Lucy the Elephant in New Jersey, or The Big Duck in New York, or the numerous Paul Bunyans in different areas of the US. These were attractions that would try to bring in people as they traveled across America in the 30s, 40s, 50s and 60s. Most of them died out over time, but a few have remained today (Lucy the Elephant is still around…). More

You Know What’s Good For That?

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Since 2006, I’ve been preaching about the benefits of acupuncture. And for the last 2 years, Hubby has been joining me in that same song, not only because he’s seen what it did for me, but he’s experienced what it did for him, too. It’s gotten to the point where whenever someone starts to talk to me about a medical issue – whether allergies, or migraines, or stress, or insomnia, etc. – my go-to mantra has become “You know what’s good for that?” It’s followed by the resounding answer, “Acupuncture!” More