New Year’s Eve I stood on the streets of New York City and along with over a million others, watched the ball drop in Times Square. A once in a lifetime event I’ve had the privilege to experience twice. I snuck outside my hotel minutes before midnight while others were willing to stand for hours… Continue reading Tomorrow
We are officially in the holiday season. A time that starts with Thanksgiving and ends with a New Year. It’s a special six weeks where we have a chance to see all the hope and good cheer the holidays can bring us. It’s also a unique opportunity to give thanks for all we have. I… Continue reading Does The Past Define Us?
Long ago, we grew past the religious origins of "the first" Thanksgiving, as related in the story of the pilgrims leaving their homes in England, seeking religious freedom in the Americas. They landed at Plymouth Rock in 1620 and were saved from the harsh winter by Native Americans the following year. Over a hundred years… Continue reading There Is So Much To Be Thankful For