“She’s off in a corner with her head in a book.”
To this day, I can still hear my mother saying that to my 12-year-old self. And with this pronouncement, she wasn’t offering a compliment.
I loved books. I loved reading. Yes, I loved summer because I could do even more reading.
And it’s not that my mother disapproved of…
It's Friday. Besides the fact that it signals the start of the weekend, it may also mean the time to avoid meet. Now people opt for eating fish instead of meat for a number of reasons, from religious ones (yes, it's the Lenten season), to dietary reasons (3 ounces of orange roughy equals 89 calories compared to 3 ounces of lean steak, 159 calories), to a commitment to starting to eat lower on the food chain (complicated issue here, if you are looking at environmental issues, beef vs.…Continue