A Stocking “Stuffer” That Can Wait

A Stocking “Stuffer” That Can Wait

Another holiday faux pas—using family time to tell an aging parent that maybe they ought to give up their car keys. Want a real downer? Start talking to a senior about driving and maybe even getting rid of their car. Here’s a stocking stuffer—just hide their keys and...
A League of Their Own

A League of Their Own

There was a wonderful movie made in 1992 called, “A League of Their Own” which told the story about the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. This wonderful movie got me to thinking about when I saw the fist flying fight on prime-time news, which took place...
When Spider Man and Captain Marvel Couldn’t Help

When Spider Man and Captain Marvel Couldn’t Help

Stan Lee, a legend as one of the creators of Marvel Comics and some of its greatest superheroes, died almost a year ago, but where were these titans of the galaxy when he needed them? In news headlines a few weeks back, we now find out that Lee was a victim of elder...
Where Have All The Tough Guys Gone?

Where Have All The Tough Guys Gone?

I love old movies, especially old Westerns.  I love the tough guys – not the actor who plays the tough guy on screen, but the actual tough guys.  Lee Marvin, with the gravelly voice, sustained an injury during World War II, or Charles Bronson’s icy stare, also a...
All We Have To Do Is Ask

All We Have To Do Is Ask

I had an interesting client this week… We spoke about issues concerning her estate planning, and after our appointment, she proudly displayed her brand-new cell phone to show she was ‘hip’ to technology. (“Hip” is a word used during days of Elvis—meaning we’re cool –...