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Dates: Nature’s Power Snack

Dates: Nature’s Power Snack

November 22, 2017

For some people, the small, oblong-shaped drupe, with the wrinkly brown skin, may not be the most attractive looking snack. Reminiscent of an oversized ...

Traditions Reinvented

Traditions Reinvented

November 21, 2017

Eighteen turkeys. Brined turkeys, fried turkeys, roasted turkeys and even one turducken have graced my holiday table. For most of my married life, I was ...

Op Ed: Curvy Women Can Rock Lingerie Too

Op Ed: Curvy Women Can Rock Lingerie Too

November 17, 2017

"Maybe I'll be a Victoria's Secret Angel this year for Halloween since it ain't happening in real life..." says Tabria Majors on her Instagram post. Tabria is smashing down Victoria's Secret for body shaming and only showing skinny women rocking their lingerie. She ...

Opinion: Should Schools Police Student’s Social Media Profiles?

Opinion: Should Schools Police Student’s Social Media Profiles?

November 14, 2017

On August 31st of this year, two Colorado students took their lives due to online posts. One student was a junior at Arapahoe High School named Adam Powers, ...

Prince & Princess? How about Prince & Prince?

Prince & Princess? How about Prince & Prince?

November 2, 2017

Oh, Disney. The place that everyone comes to for princes and princesses falling in love and living happily ever after. But, what if instead of a prince...

It’s Budget Time in Congress; Let’s Talk About the Money

It’s Budget Time in Congress; Let’s Talk About the Money

October 27, 2017

As the majority party in Congress, Republicans unveiled their national budget proposal for 2018.  Out of the gate, Democrats want it thrown in the trash. Republican...

The NRA is Not a Branch of Government – Congress Is

The NRA is Not a Branch of Government – Congress Is

October 13, 2017

Originally published on Oct. 13th, 2017. Corporate special interest lobbies appear to have a death-grip on U.S. policy with the ability to influenc...

Dogs: A Lesson Worth Learning

Dogs: A Lesson Worth Learning

September 7, 2017

Dogs aren’t concerned with what happened yesterday, or what will happen tomorrow. They run like they never will again and eat like it’s their last meal. They love deeply without apprehension and they trust completely without fear.

Op Ed: What Kate Chopin’s Feminist Classic Can Teach Millennials

Op Ed: What Kate Chopin’s Feminist Classic Can Teach Millennials

April 6, 2017

"The bird that would soar above the level plain of tradition and prejudice must have strong wings.” -Kate Chopin