August 23rd, 2011

Facebook! Evvvvveryone and their mother (literally,) has Facebook. Some choose not to “friend” their parents or relatives… most of the time because they don’t want them to see what they post. My parents are on my Facebook friends list, because I don’t mind if they read what I have to say on Facebook. I try to be as positive on Facebook as I am on this site. My grandma could read my Facebook posts, and I wouldn’t be embarrassed by them.

My opinion on “not friending” parents is this: I understand not wanting parents “too involved” in your life. But if it is only because you would be embarrassed if they did read it, you should probably reconsider what you are posting. I’m not saying “shame on you!” or saying you are a bad person — Just something to think about. Continue reading »

Featured Writer: “A Matter of Perspective”

September 9th, 2010

Is your glass half full or half empty? That’s a question that most people, if answering honestly, would probably say half empty. I mean, let’s be honest for a second and take a look at the media, our families, our choice of words and actions. We can say that we see it half full, but do we REALLY act as if it’s half full? Fact of the matter is we all have a glass, sometimes the water does run low and sometimes it overflows, but for the majority of the time it’s at right about half. So ask yourself, is it halfway full? Or halfway empty? Continue reading »