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Lifestyle
Beloved Fur Babies, Old and Young

Last night, I heard that one of my friends had to put her dog asleep. It made me hurt for her. This is such a sweet deep ache. She will feel this loss a long time. We all do. When I heard about the death of her beloved d

Lifestyle
Where Poppies Grow

In Flanders Field   In Flanders fields where the poppies grow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly        

Lifestyle
Sunshine Is The Best Medicine

Sunshine Is The Best Medicine.    They say some people bring sunshine to a room when they come in the room and others when they leave that room. Which one are you? I had an unexpected answer to pr

Politics
Our Heroes are the Heart of America

They were plunging their fingers into the bullet holes in people’s bodies in order to stop them from bleeding out from their wounds. They were covering people with their own bodies so that these c

News
50+ Dead, Over 400 Injured in Las Vegas Shooting

Last night, the Jason Aldean concert was stopped in its tracks as gunfire erupted. Gunman, Stephen Craig Paddock opened fire at the Las Vegas Route 91 Harvest country music festival. The bullets rained down from the 3

Education
The Cat In Question

It’s amazing how fast something can go from cool to racist, depending on which political party comes to power.     I find it is becoming difficult to take these new revelations seriously. What

News
Who Benefits From This?

  There is a small portion of St. Louis called, “The Grove.”  This week, the business owners there were victimized by the most brazen and unkind people. These men walked through the small busines

Politics
We Didn't Start the Fire

Billy Joel is scheduled to play in St. Louis, tonight!   I love his song, “We Didn’t Start the Fire.” I remember trying to memorize the 119 events of world history, politics, foreign affairs

News
City Braces Itself for Riots as Stockley Verdict Comes Down in St. Louis

Ex-St. Louis cop, Jason Stockley, has been found not guilty in the death of Anthony Lamar Smith. Judge Timothy Wilson wrote in his ruling, "Missouri law requires that the trier of fact be 'firmly convinced

Lifestyle
12 Years Later: Beyond Katrina, Harvey, and Now Irma

Hurricane Irma is pummeling through Cuba and heading to the Florida Keys. Today is Saturday.  It’s moving toward Florida and will hit sometime tomorrow. They believe it will be on the Southwest Coast, we will

Lifestyle
A Patriot's Journey: Why I love Apple CIder Vinegar (part 1)

I pretty much have a relationship with my Apple Cider Vinegar or ACV. My blends are part of my mainstay. I started with apple scraps and water and a bit of honey. I'll put it like this for you, if a “Katri

Lifestyle
A Patriot's Journey-- This Is National Buy American Week!

This week is Buy American Week! Gosh ..this excites me because I have a fun little hobby of finding all things “Made In America.” These products are worthy of being promoted. This week I ask that you go t

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