February 21, 2024

Thanksgiving Week: A Time for Gratitude

Thanksgiving week is a time for gratitude. That’s why it’s one of my favorite times of the year. Late fall brings a noticeable change in the weather and the anticipation of the religious and commercial holiday season. But “Thanksgiving Day” is a time for families, good food and bringing a focus of our attention to […]

From the Philosopher Andy Rooney’s Lips to Our Ears

In many ways, Andy Rooney is a modern day philosopher for me. I don’t agree with anyone all of the time…not even myself. But, I do agree with each of the statements below, and the older I get the more I agree. Mr. Rooney has a special way with words―let his musings marinate this week. […]

From Grampy’s Rocker

From Grampy’s Rocker will be a regular post that allows Dr. B to “pontificate” like a wise old grandpa. The great philosopher Hondo Crouch―owner and Mayor of Luckenbach, Texas―awhile back talked about the wonders of “pliking.” Pliking was his term for play-liking or pretending. Well, I’m gonna be doing some pliking that I’m a wise […]