Category Archives: Life in the USA

An American Saint


Today we celebrate the feast day of Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, the first Native American to be canonized a saint. St. Kateri exemplified the meaning of being true to one’s faith, being true to Jesus Christ and to His Church on … Continue reading

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Differences Create Beauty


God creates a world filled with a cornucopia of differences. And when each is allowed to bloom, we are all enhanced. Continue reading

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Just Thinking About Tomorrow


Just thinking about tomorrow, when civilization encourages differences, doesn’t try to ignore them. Continue reading

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Down Syndrome Awareness Month  


October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month. Get involved. Continue reading

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Finding the ‘Kind’ in Mankind


Sometimes, when you least expect it, you hear something that causes you to pause; or, in my case made me stop and think, “Seriously? They even USE that word today”.  This happened to me when I heard the word Mankind … Continue reading

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The Face of Labor Day


Would you believe a socialist was responsible for OUR Labor Day? And it was not Bernie Sanders, although like Bernie Sanders he did fight for a living wage. Continue reading

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Two Dyers, Hundreds of Dead Babies, and Money


Two Dyers, over 100 yrs apart – both making money off of dead babies. Coincidence? You be the judge. Amelia Dyer – a notorious baby farmer , hung for her crimes in 1896 for murdering infants in her care in London England; although … Continue reading

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The Freedom to Choose…Really?


Yesterday  a young woman was ordered by the State of Connecticut Supreme Court to continue with a medical treatment, chemotherapy, for her cancer. Cassandra C and the State of CT Medical vs homeopathic treatment aside…and I am not going to … Continue reading

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Grace of Yes Day!


There is a place, in Boston, where people gather everyday and say Yes God.  It is called the Yawkey Family Inn.  This home was built on compassion, it is run on compassion…it is a place where people say “Yes God” … Continue reading

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Here I Go Again


It is time to change homes once again, and I know from experience it will not be easy. Trust me – having moved from Connecticut, to Ohio, to Minnesota, and back to Ohio in under thirteen years  I have a … Continue reading

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