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Opinion Page

There are a lot of reasons to despise Donald Trump, but everyone who voted against him probably has one glaring issue that tops their list. Maybe for you it was something else, but for me it was racism. Once Trump made his call for a Great Wall on the U.S.-Mexico border, I didn’t need to […]…… Continue reading Opinion Page

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Old Bill’s

Originally posted on The Jackson Diner:
      Old Bill’s Fun Run for charities held its annual race Saturday. In 1997, an anonymous couple donated $500,000 to create an innovative, collaborative fundraiser that supports all local non-profits by inspiring everyone to give. They haven’t missed a year since. Today, one out of every three households…

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Quick and Easy Peach Puff Pastry Tartlets — the creative life in between

Quick and Easy Peach Puff Pastry Tartlets. This Sunday, we had the family over for dinner. Hubby made the most amazing BBQ spare ribs, which we served with grilled sweet corn on the cob, cowboy baked beans and a caprese salad. A fresh peach dessert seemed the perfect ending for this BBQ, but I didn’t […]…… Continue reading Quick and Easy Peach Puff Pastry Tartlets — the creative life in between


The True Story of Rudolph (The Red Nosed Reindeer)

Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
This was emailed to me by a friend: A man named Bob May, depressed and brokenhearted, stared out his drafty apartment window into the chilling December night. His 4-year-old daughter Barbara sat on his lap quietly sobbing. Bob’s wife, Evelyn, was dying of cancer. Little…

Opinion Page · Reblogged

Opinion Page

It was nothing short of a miracle, and a tragedy, that two Capitol Police officers were safeguarding Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.) and his fellow lawmakers on June 14 when a gunman opened fire at a practice for a charity baseball game. Officers David Bailey and Crystal Griner successfully held off the gunman while taking fire […]…… Continue reading Opinion Page