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Not too many years ago could be found on many dairy farmers’ calendars the telephone number of their “cow breeder.” more
As a young girl, I remember that my mom would drive to town from the farm and stop at shops around the square. Typically, there was a stop at the fabric store for notions or material for a new garment. Back then, we all wore homemade clothes except for the people with money or special occasions. more
Disney executives are smart. We know this because they've created a destination called "the happiest place on Earth." Disney’s Magic Kingdom is North America's most visited theme park, drawing more than 16 million people toward Cinderella's Castle each year.  more
SO! The United States is a White Supremacist Racially Discriminatory Nation!! At least that's what the leftist Marxists radical commies that live here say. more
Why is it important to participate in weight bearing exercises?   more
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I forgot to grab my housecoat when I let out my toy poodle, Sophia. I always go outside with her first thing in the morning. Soon, Sophia will start wearing the special collar for the invisible fence. Then, I can stand at the door if needed. more
Before a packed Bison fieldhouse, Bud and Shirley Glazier’s eldest was inducted April 10 into the Dallas County R-1 School District Hall of Fame. more
Why do I decorate my parents and grandparents' graves each year? It's a ritual of honor and love taught by my parents. more
As we honor this Memorial Day those military men and women who sacrificed their lives in service to our country, let us likewise honor those mortally wounded yet among us. more
There are some things in life that other people can not do for you. Such as, lose weight, get fit or get you to heaven. Some things are just up to you.   more
Growing up, my dad would always take us camping and fishing in the summer. I would wake up in a damp tent and crawl out to a nice fire going and fog all around. Listening to the mourning doves and watching my dad fish in the mist had a calming effect on me. I was always amazed that dad was fishing when I went to bed and fishing when I got up.   more
I’m not sure I’ve ever been a farmer. more
1. War in the Ukraine. more
Rod Stewart’s top hit, “Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?” set a tone for young teens advancing into adulthood. In 1979, one could ask that question, but today, it might be considered sexual harassment.  more
Sleep is beautiful. But the physical act of sleeping isn’t. That’s why I roll my eyes during rom-com movies when the man wakes up early (yeah, right) to gaze adoringly at the woman he loves while she sleeps.  more
The farmer down the road was the first person to pay me for working. more
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In prison placing someone in solitary confinement can have detrimental effects on the mind and body. more
I'm five hours into Sunday night after Sophia's landing. Sophia is an 11-week-old toy poodle who is going to be my new companion dog. I keep taking her outside to do her duty, but she instantly wants to get back on my lap. She is lying on my chest as I write this column. more
My mother never made cinnamon rolls for breakfast or an apple pie for supper, leastways none that I can recall. more
All a telephone was good for when I was a boy was talking to people beyond earshot. more
My late husband was a sensitive soul. He had a big heart and liked to help others, but that’s not the kind of sensitivity I’m talking about. I’m referring to touch. more
In December, the group I moderate, DIVAS, decided to celebrate Thanksgiving every Thursday. The ladies try to thank at least one person extra every Thursday and be thankful throughout the day. A word of encouragement goes a long way for someone feeling down or not on top of their game. Anyone can participate in Thankful Thursday, so join the bandwagon and beat the kindness drum. more
Chocolate chip cookies, the Slinky, Play-Doh, Post-It notes, and potato chips. The one thing they all have in common is this: They’re losers. more
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