Nick on June 27th, 2013

The strangest thing happened Wednesday morning. My wife and I woke up next to each other in bed, snuggled together, and we both said, “I love you” which is the first thing we have said to each other every morning and the last thing we say to each other every night, just before we fall […]

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Nick on June 23rd, 2013

I’m not a Paula Deen fan. I’ve never seen the big attraction, but then again I live with the world’s best cook, who makes everything from scratch, so who needs her? However, I have to weigh in on the current controversy. As we all know, the Southern cooking diva is getting slammed for her “racism” […]

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Nick on June 21st, 2013

People should take a minute or two to look behind the Facebook posts and forwarded e-mails to actually learn what is really going on before they blindly accept whatever somebody tells them, and especially if they then forward it on themselves. It would reduce the amount of junk floating around on the internet, and maybe […]

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Nick on June 16th, 2013

Happy Fathers Day to all the dad’s out there, whether to your biological children or to those whom you chose to love as your own. I salute you. While it may only take a simple transfer of bodily fluid to become a father, being a dad is something else entirely. Any male can be a […]

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Nick on June 10th, 2013

The other day I was reading an Associated Press story on the plight of impoverished Latinos that focused on a Mexican woman named Cristina Melendez, who lives in Fresno, California, which the AP calls “the nation’s breadbasket.” According to the story, the 36-year-old mother of seven, who entered the country illegally as a teenager, can’t […]

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