Maryland Proud

Maryland Proud

During this Covid-19 crisis, I am thankful to my state Governor, Governor Hogan, for displaying leadership, measured response, professionalism, and true patriotism. A leader inspires without demand of praise, gives without asking for return, remains strong when...
Take Back The Flag

Take Back The Flag

During a recent conversation with a neighbor discussing how her family was politically divided, she made a comment about how the American flag has become symbolic of a Trump supporter. This really struck me because we have been flying a flag at our home long before...
Lessons From My Childhood

Lessons From My Childhood

Reflecting on the challenges of today, I continue to be reminded of lessons from my childhood. Like many households, there were certain phrases, sayings, that were used as guides for most scenarios. As are so many things from the “olden days” these words still...
Seeming relevant

Seeming relevant

Growing up, I recall my father having news radio on in the garage when he was working on the cars or in the yard. He would also read the daily newspaper cover-to-cover with his usual exacting way of carefully folding the paper as he read, each fold so tight that you...