OPINION: The bed's too small for all of us
God bless him he just doesn’t understand how tough it is to share the bed.
LIFESTYLES COLUMNIST: Just a simple hand up all it takes
Some people prefer to go through life never acknowledging another human being they come in contact with, especially if they don’t know them. They better watch out. Eventually, somebody’s gonna tell somebody that they heard somebody say that you were rude. And you don’t want that.
LIFESTYLES COLUMNIST: Saying what you think takes childlike candor
Kids say the darndest — and the most honest — things.
LIFESTYLES COLUMNIST: Many of us take good BBQ sauce for granted
Daddy Sewell’s BBQ Sauce is a hot commodity in our family, and one that has been passed down generations after being smuggled across state lines from Alabama.
LIFESTYLE COLUMNIST: Facebook protocol on anniversaries, dog days is confusing
Would it be inconsiderate and a little weird to share my undying love for my dogs in such a public way when, just two days earlier, it had been my 24th wedding anniversary and, well, I hadn’t posted anything?
LIFESTYLE COLUMNIST: A snarky phone is a poor travel companion
I’ve always heard and read one of the best things to do if you’re upset and depressed is to reach out to a friend.
FEATURES COLUMN: Time passes more quickly than you realize
They tell you not to blink because time goes by so quickly, you don’t want to miss a thing.
FEATURES COLUMNIST: What does heaven smell like?
From Fruit Loops to corn dogs to leather, everyone has a different idea of that heaven will smell like.
FEATURES COLUMNIST: Insomnia leads you to the strangest places
For millenia, residents of an isolated island have held the world at bay.
FEATURES COLUMNIST: Some things I just dont apologize for
To the person who felt so strongly about my driving that you rolled down your window and made an obscene gesture at me on Interstate 16 … I don’t apologize.
FEATURES COLUMN: Mrs. Olson would be proud
It’s a wonder I didn’t drink coffee earlier in life, considering I remember coffee being around our house since the beginning of time.
FEATURES COLUMNIST: An online ad about time travelling got me thinking
If you had the choice, would you travel back in time or get a look at the future?
FEATURES COLUMNIST: Why are lids not all the same size?
There should be a presidential order requiring that all plastic storage lids for kitchens be the same size.
FEATURES COLUMNIST: fancy should never be used to describe baked beans
Pineapple in baked beans should be against the law. It happened, at an everybody-bring-something dinner a few years back. Fancy baked beans, they called them. “Fancy” and “baked beans” should not be used in the same sentence. It’s not natural.
FEATURES COLUMNIST: TV crying just not the real thing
The tears have been flowing around here. And it ain’t been pretty. Not pretty. Not pretty at all.