My shelf runneth empty

July 6, 2015 Lacy Mitchell “Retro Active” The stained, wooden three-tiered shelf my father built so many years ago hangs on my bathroom …

‘Dino’ not Dinah

June 29, 2015 Lacy Mitchell “Retro Active” When the announcer mentioned “millions of years ago,” I knew my ears were deceiving me, but …

Another closed-door deal passes

June 26, 2015 Donetta Hubbard“Say Anything” While many Americans were fighting over the rebel flag this week, a huge …

Join the club

June 22, 2015 Lacy Mitchell “Retro Active” ABC has again released another show that’s just my style, but I wonder how long it …

Shhh, it’s a secret

June 19, 2015 Donetta Hubbard“Say Anything” In case anyone missed it — we had two big stars in town on …

Fish tales – Our little guppy is 3

June 16, 2015 Andrea Bruner “Hear Here” Kaylee has watched so many episodes of “Bubble Guppies” that on Saturday, she turned into one.

Hitting reset

June 15, 2015 Lacy Mitchell “Retro Active” “Not the dishwasher,” I thought. After all that this week, last week, this month — …

Welcome to the jungle

June 9, 2015 Andrea Bruner “Hear Here” One of my coworkers is currently reading “The Jungle” by Upton Sinclair, one of many …

Sears made home ownership possible

June 8, 2015 Lacy Mitchell “Retro Active” You’ve probably heard of tiny houses, but what about the mail-ordered home? Earlier this year, …