Question: Are we really moving forward in this country? We’re supposed to be so rich as a nation, but everyone I know is in debt! Sometimes I wish for the days when times were simpler. Is our economic progress real or just an illusion?
Answer: Allow me to borrow a phrase made famous by folk singer Carly Simon: “These are the good old days.”
I’m not going to lie, it’s starting to get a little scary out there.
When I first took on this healthy lifestyle, I was excited at the concept that one of the benefits of frequent exercise is a healthier immune system. It’s a pretty well-known and well-researched concept that when you exercise a lot, you get sick less.
Last year, it seemed to work for me. I don’t really remember any of the typical warmed-over-death feelings usually associated with having a cold.
I went back home over the weekend. It is always good to go back home. It helps you to remember who you are and where you came from. People can be forgetful of the little things that make you appreciate just why you go back.
For me, it was my dad’s birthday. My mom had decided to cook supper for him. And that meant one thing for my sister and me —we were coming by for dessert. We dropped off the ice cream cake, and off we went toward Duty Ferry.