Honey, When Someone Does Not Like You, You Ain’t Gonna Change That

Let me ‘splain somethin’ to you. (In Southern vernacular, that means “explain something”) When someone decides they do not like you, that is it. Do not waste your time and/or energy trying to change the person’s mind. It is pointless and futile. Besides, you end up making a fool of yourself trying. Maybe it was … Continue reading Honey, When Someone Does Not Like You, You Ain’t Gonna Change That

Do Kids Have Time to “Day Dream” or “Free Play” Anymore?

As we have established, I grew up in the South and I am an only child. As a kid, I had countless hours that I had to occupy by myself. We did not have video games (at home), access to a computer, cell phones, ipads or any electronic devices that now absorb most of the … Continue reading Do Kids Have Time to “Day Dream” or “Free Play” Anymore?

What Happened to Thank You Cards? (This does not mean text messages or emails, genuine paper cards, people)

When I was growing up in Georgia, we sent thank you cards and notes for just about anything and everything that you can think of to send one. It did not matter if the gift was small or large. It could be a toy, a pie or a covered dish, but a thank you card … Continue reading What Happened to Thank You Cards? (This does not mean text messages or emails, genuine paper cards, people)