Enhance Your Romance: Valentine’s Date Night Topics

2018-02-07T16:23:33+00:00

We escaped—practically fled from our house—and drove off into the sunset together. Our Valentine’s date night was long overdue. After my husband and I were seated at our favorite restaurant, I almost teared up--the culture shock was just a little too much--as I gingerly ran my fingers across my fancy linen napkin. Red roses and flickering [...]

Enhance Your Romance: Valentine’s Date Night Topics 2018-02-07T16:23:33+00:00

The Recipe for a Merry Christmas

2017-12-21T09:28:23+00:00

Years ago, when my great-grandmother May (whom I’m named after) got really tickled, she would laugh so hard she'd lose her top denture. The entire family would erupt into hysterical laughter and those of us who were already laughing would begin to cry and hold our sides. Thankfully, May laughed right along with us! One Christmas, [...]

The Recipe for a Merry Christmas 2017-12-21T09:28:23+00:00

What I Learned the Day I Died: Thoughts from Mark Russell

2017-11-20T08:13:11+00:00

His heart just stopped. There was no warning. No time to yell out for help. Suddenly, everything went black. Mark Russell--one of the officials, a city councilman, and my dear friend--crumpled over, lifeless, on the sideline of the football field in the Madison Academy-McCallie game, August 25th. I sat in the stands, watching in horror, [...]

What I Learned the Day I Died: Thoughts from Mark Russell 2017-11-20T08:13:11+00:00