The Many Health Benefits of Optimism

Is Your Glass Half Empty or Half Full?

Optimism: A tendency to expect the best possible outcome or dwell on the most hopeful aspects of a situation. (

Remember Pollyanna, the orphan who played the Glad Game? She was always looking at the bright side of her numerous trials and tribulations. What if she […]

The National Road

America is a Nation on the Move.

We have always been a peripatetic people. We move where ever there are jobs. We move for climate or scenery. We travel to see the beauty of this vast nation. We move away from our places of birth; and we often go back for visits […]

Caveat Emptor

The labels blare at us from out TV screens, newspapers, magazines, and grocery store shelves:

Natural All Natural

Caveat Emptor. Or in plain English: Buyer beware.

What exactly do these claims mean?

In a word. Nothing.

In two words: absolutely nothing.

In three words: absolutely positively nothing.

I was going to […]