A Corny, Ah-MAZ-ing Experience

Note: This is a throwback to my Sanity Check humor column that I wrote for the Dayton Daily News, when our daughters were kids. I remembered it a few weeks ago when my husband and I went to Tom’s Corn Maze to again enjoy an afternoon of ‘stalking’...

Happy July 4!

Happy July 4 to all who celebrate! I wrote this piece, from my former Sanity Check column, when our daughters were young girls. Now they’re grown women, but I think the column still has a relevant message. I hope you enjoy it! Happy July 4! Quick–which...

Dads Don’t Baby Sit!

Father’s day is coming up soon. (So is my husband’s birthday. Depending on the year, sometimes, both events fall on the same day!) Here is a column I wrote years ago for my “Sanity Check” weekly humor/lifestyle column in the Dayton Daily News....

Let the Memories Unfurl

Here is a column I wrote several years ago, for my humor/lifestyle column, Sanity Check, which ran for ten years in the Dayton Daily News. (Now I write “Literary Life,” a column about authors and literary events in the greater Dayton area.) I think of this...