As we gather around the Thanksgiving table today, let us stop and remember those who can’t sit with us, those who are in our hearts even if they are not currently in our sight. Let us think of those brave adults who have sacrificed their time and sanity, potentially their appetite and quite possibly a nice shirt to spilled cranberry juice. Let us honor those who sit at the kids’ table. On a day designed to bring families together and re
Sometimes I think I am missing out by not having a significant other, a child or a pet in my life. Like at Christmas when I don't get as many presents as I deserve. Or the day after Halloween, when I need a ready supply of candy to raid. Or when I'm invited to help a friend move, it would be nice to say, "I'd love to, but I have to stay home this weekend and express my cat's anal glands. Then we're watching a Sandra Bullock marathon on Lifetime." But not today. No doubt, it's wonderful to be in a loving relationship, but when it's this hot and humid, I'm happy living alone.