Give Me Liberty


Our nation’s youth are up in arms, not to mention just plain hungry, over the new federal guidelines that regulate the kinds and amounts of foods school cafeterias can provide for students.

I first wrote about this way back in August, 2010, in Tin Ear, before the bill was even passed. My focus […]

Pumpkin Pancakes

Featured Recipe Pumpkin Pancakes

By Pat Weaver

Just a recipe today. And Wowie Zowie what a recipe it is.

A little about Pat. She is a webmaster for a school district in the St. Louis, Missouri area. She is smart, funny, and snarky. [Gee! Who else do you know like that?] […]

I’ve Lost My Marbles


1000 Marbles by Anonymous

A few weeks ago, I was shuffling toward the backyard patio with a steaming cup of coffee in one hand and the morning paper in the other. What began as a typical Saturday morning, turned into one of those lessons that life seems to hand you from time to […]