My Blog and Its Purpose

My Blog and Its Purpose

As one of the oldest female baby boomers, my life has been unalterably intertwined with “second-wave” feminist theory.  Fortunately, I am one of the lucky women of my generation. I have managed to survive feminism’s tenacious grip with my rational mind still intact. Unfortunately, for many of my female contemporaries, this is not the case. I am … Continue reading

Quote: Katarina Witt on Sports are Silly

Quote: Katarina Witt on Sports are Silly

“When you’re young, you don’t think very far ahead. You just think in terms of the next day, the next week, the next competition. You don’t think about injuries that could threaten your long-term health.” If the incredibly talented Miss Witt questions the value of the long-term, and detrimental, outcomes of “playing” sports, the parents of … Continue reading

Good Guys – Best Selling Author, Eric Metaxas, Gives Inspiring Convocation Address on America’s Founding Principle of Religious Freedom

Good Guys – Best Selling Author, Eric Metaxas, Gives Inspiring Convocation Address on America’s Founding Principle of Religious Freedom

Eric Metaxas is the noted author, and Christian, who wrote,  Amazing Grace: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery. It is the biography of Englishman William Wilberforce’s (1759-1833) successful struggle to ban the ownership of slaves in Great Britain. It was the companion book to the movie of the same name. William Wilberforce, who was … Continue reading

Quote: Don Kardong on Sports are Silly

Quote: Don Kardong on Sports are Silly

“Eventually, competition and adventure wane, and I entered my ibuprofen phase. Tweaky hamstrings and achy knees restrict mileage, but I continue running for health, sanity and the ritual of a Sunday rail run with like-minded buddies. We discuss the nagging injuries that bedevil us, and remember the good old days when we were kings.” If … Continue reading

10+ Ways to Save Your Marriage

10+ Ways to Save Your Marriage

The Christophers is a non-profit, Catholic organization located in New York City. It was founded in 1945 by Father James Keller, M.M. Their mission is as follows: “The mission of The Christophers is to encourage people of all ages, and from all walks of life, to use their God-given talents to make a positive difference … Continue reading

Current EVEntS – GOP Congresswoman Rep. Renee Ellmers (R-NC) Kills Pro-Life Bill While Claiming to be a Christian

Current EVEntS – GOP Congresswoman Rep. Renee Ellmers (R-NC) Kills Pro-Life Bill While Claiming to be a Christian

Some of you may not remember Republican Renee Ellmers’ surprising defeat of seven-term Congressman, and Democrat, Bob Etheridge in North Carolina’s 2nd District in 2010.  Ellmers defeated Etheridge by 49.5%–48.7%. In a recount, it was determined that Ellmers won by just 1483 votes or by .08% Etheridge had always won his elections by wide margins. During … Continue reading

Quote: Zig Ziglar on the Source of Stress

Quote: Zig Ziglar on the Source of Stress

“When there is no job related stress, you are more aware of your mate, and children, if you are a parent.” This is specifically directed to women who are considering becoming radical, second-wave feminist “career” women. kqd Please Read my related post – Source of Stress Vol. #3 Essay 7