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Nov 30, 2021
Giving Peace Talks Radio a Chance
Today is "Giving Tuesday" and every good cause and non-profit around is asking for help. It is good that there are so many organizations doing things to help our society and our world.
Nov 24, 2021
Life Loaves and Loafing
I baked my first loaf of bread yesterday afternoon. That's right, at the age of 65 I actually mixed the ingredients, kneaded the flour, folded the loaves (there were two small ones), let it sit while the yeast did its thing, and then put it in the oven. When it was finished there was the wonderful aroma and the great taste that only freshly baked bread can deliver. Delicious!
Nov 19, 2021
NPR Tips for an Oral Family History
According to an NPR (National Public Radio)
Nov 14, 2021
The Lands of Native American Heritage
November is Native American Heritage Month. Given the history of the United States and the treatment of the indigenous people here long before European colonists, this month can be an opportunity to be honest about how we treat both the land and the occupants.
Nov 08, 2021
Your-Life-Your-Story - My Life Story Blog Archives, October, 2021
An archive of previous My Life Story blog entries from October, 2021 regarding personal history, life story writing and more.
Oct 19, 2021
Healing Powers of Journaling
I continue to find evidence that regular journal writing can improve your mental and emotional state. It can promote wellbeing. It can even help heal you from trauma, heartbreak, anxiety or depression.
Oct 13, 2021
90 Year Old William Shatner Boldly Goes to Space
Shatner is best known for his role in the television science fiction series Star Trek as Captain James T. Kirk. He and his crew were on a five year mission to explore new worlds and "boldly go where no man has gone before." Now that statement has a deep and personal meaning for Shatner.
Oct 07, 2021
Special Shapes Hot Air Balloons Bring Joy and Art to the Skies
There are all kinds of shapes. If you like geometry you can enjoy countless ones. But nothing quite brings joy, and art, to the skies above than special shapes hot air balloons.
Oct 07, 2021
Your-Life-Your-Story - My Life Story Blog Archives, September, 2021
An archive of previous My Life Story blog entries from September, 2021 regarding personal history, life story writing and more.
Sep 24, 2021
Reflecting on Volume
As a 5th grade teacher I get to teach my students a variety of subjects. I try really hard to include life lessons and life skills along with the things they should learn as part of their elementary school curriculum.
Everybody has a story to tell!