I think I’m safe in assuming that I am not the only person in North America who is sick and tired of the ill spirited bashing of opposing political views concerning the governing of the United States of America. It seems that there is no bandwagon anywhere to remain unboarded. Yes, it was unprecedented in…… Continue reading Trump….President Donald Trump!
I feel the need to revisit the subject of racism; probably not for the last time. There was recently a news article about a little (white) boy who got his hair cut and was delightedly anticipating the confusion it would cause his teacher because she would no longer be able to tell him and his…… Continue reading Racism…again!
Where do you stand in the eternally ongoing childhood immunization debate? I’ve read and heard so much information, propaganda and misinformation that I feel I need to weigh in with my perspective. First of all I do think that the parents who refuse to vaccinate their children are unfairly, repeatedly attacked. They are not monsters, people!…… Continue reading But I Vaccinate…
Assisted suicide, mercy killing, euthanasia, whatever you want to call it and depending upon the involvement of a second party, it is all a hotly debated subject. I certainly have my opinion and I do insist that I respect the opposing view on this. First of all, we live in an era that enables us…… Continue reading Assisted Suicide
How does one graciously accept a compliment? That’s easy; say, ‘Thank-you’, right? Unfortunately, for some people, this grace falls well outside of their comfort zone. I am one of these people! I have always had a problem in that area but it was particularly acute recently, on the day of my daughter’s wedding. I don’t regularly…… Continue reading Why, Thank you….I guess
One topic which has been so twisted out of shape that it no longer resembles its original message is breastfeeding in public. I have seen so many articles written, ‘cute’ little raps and so many newscasts about it that I am frustrated with the whole mentality. These people are missing the point entirely. Most of these complaints…… Continue reading Breastfeeding in Public…
Paparazzi, don’t we all love to hate them? They stalk celebrities and even their children. They try to get the most private, restricted photos that no one else can get. Sometimes it seems rude and downright frightening to the subjects of their sought after pictures. Well I, for one, feel bad about the poor reputation they…… Continue reading Paparazzi…..We love to hate them !