As anyone with a child, a spouse, a lover, classmates, a girlfriend/boyfriend, or none of the above knows, Valentine’s Day is this Sunday.
We have a lot to be thankful for: families, friends, yards and parks to play and relax in and a safe place to be. This November, the Fresh Air Fund is sending out a call for host families. This month we will take time to remember what and who is in our life to be thankful for, and it’s a … read more
This month members of the American Legion Auxiliary have been selling small red poppies to raise money for programs that serve disabled and hospitalized veterans. The poppy has become a symbol of Memorial Day through its connection to the well-known poem In Flanders Fields, written on May 3, 1915 by Canadian physician Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae. He drew his inspiration … read more
You go through life feeling blindfolded. Your clothes feel heavy and uncomfortable. Everyday smells violate your senses because they are exacerbated. You can’t tell the people you love that you love them. You can’t sleep. Noises that don’t bother others hurt your ears and frighten you. As parents you deal with additional stress of financial strains and debt because insurance … read more