Our World Survived an Apocalyptic Volcano, But Here, Take My Plastic Straws and Confiscate My Paychecks

Imagine the power of something thousands and thousands of times greater than the force of a nuclear bomb; a blast heard ‘round the world and reverberating across endless miles of ocean. Something that size seems almost incomprehensible, but it happened—courtesy of a small, seemingly insignificant dot in what is now Indonesia. In 535 AD, that…

Hey Lefties: How About We Raise Our Children HUMANS?

There’s always been a fascination with royalty. It’s ironic, give that our country literally exists because of a bloody revolution to separate ourselves from monarchical reign, but—despite the fact that I spent copious amounts of my college career studying American history and years blogging about the importance of that freedom we won, my rear end…

Biden 2020: #MAMA

  “So, what—are his hats gonna say MAMA?” my husband quipped between sips of coffee, corralling children and getting ready for work. I had been sharing something I read about everyone’s favorite gaffe-prone  septuagenarian—who also happens to be the Democrat primary front-runner in the 2020 effort to unseat President Donald Trump. Joe Biden—good ol’ “inappropriate…

In The Face Of Terror…

Yesterday, I worked with a friend to counter those purportedly calling for a “Day of Rage.” #DayOfLove is what we decided to do in response. We called on people to combat the Day of Rage with Scripture versus, prayers, love and kindness shown to our neighbors. A Day of Rage… what a horrible thing. This…