Monthly Archives: January, 2011

Super Sunday

As millions prepare to host or attend Super Bowl parties across the U.S., I’m reminded of a story I recently heard that suggested Europeans loathe watching important soccer matches in large groups. As my friend…

Man cold

Heart racing . . . eyes watering . . . body aching . . . Typically this means I’m watching Jennifer Love Hewitt in a Lifetime Channel movie. But not this time. I have a…

Lessons from winter vacation

Today’s the day when children across the country will be writing school essays entitled, “How I spent my winter vacation.”  In that spirit – and inspired by 11 days recently spent in long lines at…