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Tip that first domino

Sunday, March 12th, 2006

About 15 or so years ago, after learning that Domino‘s Pizza founder Tom Monaghan was donating huge sums of money to anti-abortion, right-to-life type organizations, I refused to buy any more of the company’s pizza. It was a small gesture but it felt like right. Of course, Monaghan can make any donations he likes, but […]

Reading in the car

Sunday, March 5th, 2006

If Oprah gets a book list, I get a book list. So it begins… February Fiction Favorites 2006: The Kite Runner, Khaled Hosseini Crusader’s Cross, James Lee Burke Up Country, Nelson DeMille During the school year most of my recreational “reading” is done in the car. I love audiobooks. By far the recent best was […]

First Words

Sunday, February 5th, 2006

Ready or not, here I come! I’m told that is what I shouted from the top of the high dive when I was 4 and unable to swim. That’s how I feel now. But my brother Bob isn’t there to catch me…Oh, who needs a safety net anyway… Kathy