10 Great Earth Hour Ideas

10 Great Earth Hour Ideas

10 Great Earth Hour Ideas What are you doing March 24 at 8:30pm? That’s Earth Hour, you know, the event when the world shuts off the non-essentials for an hour in statement of solidarity in support of our planet. When we lived in a house, we simply shut off the entire...
10 Jokes for the Road

10 Jokes for the Road

10 Jokes for the Road When I was a teacher, there were two ways to end the class: Teach until the bell rang, and have the kids scramble to get to their next class in 3 minutes; or Stop a minute early and let them get ready to leave. I was known to do both, depending...
Nurturing the Mother

Nurturing the Mother

This year, I’d like to suggest an outside the box twist on the traditional Valentine’s Day. Normally, February 14th celebrates that special love between a man and a woman. But for the nearly 12 million widowed women in the USA, Valentine’s Day can represent a day of...
The Glorious Venn Diagram

The Glorious Venn Diagram

Welcome to the Glorious Venn Diagram, that splendiferous, fabulously perfect illustration of Common Ground. It’s a graphic used to clarify differences and similarities. Math uses them. Science uses them. And now, Awesome Moms and Awesome Daughters can use them. Circle...