Who is Your Neighbor?

In the television show, Gold Rush, Parker visited a remote area in South America looking for gold.  During his adventure he encountered disadvantaged families who use mercury to recover small pieces of gold from soil and ore. It is really cool to watch how mercury and the gold combines together, making it possible for theContinue reading “Who is Your Neighbor?”

How Do You Prepare For Easter?

When I was young I loved spending time with my grandma baking lemon meringue, chocolate pies, and strawberry jelly cake. My mom tossed marshmallows, whipped cream, and strawberry jello into a decorative bowl.  My young sons would drip multi- colored spots all over the tablecloths while dying eggs. We all shrieked with delight when theyContinue reading “How Do You Prepare For Easter?”

Are You Standing Alone?

Before the first sun beam strikes my bedroom window, I’m already imprisoned in the comparison trap.  Every morning my best friend piles scrambled eggs and bacon on the table promptly at 7:30 a.m., but I’m a sleepyhead.  Thankfully, my sons rather pour themselves a big bowl of Honey Nut Cheerios and plop in front ofContinue reading “Are You Standing Alone?”