Topic Tuesday: Thanksgiving at home or at a restaurant?

When I was very young, my family used to go out for Thanksgiving dinner. I remember getting dressed up and heading off to the same restaurant every year where we would meet the entire family for what seemed like the longest dinner ever. That changed at some point and we started to host Thanksgiving and…

Topic Tuesday: Wait! Don’t forget Thanksgiving!

Now that Halloween is over, the stores would have you believe that it is Christmastime already. Halloween candy has been replaced with Christmas candy, costumes replaced by stockings and garland. Pumpkins are tossed in the woods and elves are making their comebacks. There is something we are all forgetting …. Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving is one of…

Topic Tuesday: Do you believe in ghosts?

In the spirit of All Hallows Eve, this Topic Tuesday is about ghosts. Do you believe in ghosts? People’s perception of what a ghost is varies (leftover energy after someone dies, harmful demons spreading evil, spirits of loved ones guiding us), but the debate remains. It is human nature to be skeptical of things we…

Topic Tuesdays

Today’s world is so fast-paced and our news cycles turn over so quickly that we don’t get a chance to really discuss topics anymore. In constructive discussion and debate we can learn more about a topic instead of hearing just a headline and moving onto the next item.   So, Every Tuesday I will post…

Can we change a Negative into a Positive?

Is anyone else out there discouraged or annoyed with how polarized social media and the news have become? Political attacks, inaccurate news articles, name calling, and straight up bullying seem to crowd my news feed and occupy my TV screen. The constant stream of negativity is enough to frustrate anyone! During lent this past year,…