Lifestyle

Questioning Our Laws: ‘We,’ as in The People, and Common Sense
May 2, 2018 No Commentby

Questioning Our Laws: ‘We,’ as in The People, and Common Sense

My daughter was asked by her fourth-grade teacher to write about the importance of rules. She cleverly opened with, “A ...

Talking Shat
May 2, 2018 No Commentby

Talking Shat

Last week I had the privilege of having a phone conversation with the legendary William Shatner. He will be in ...

Getting Car Insurance in Li'l Rhody
May 2, 2018 No Commentby

Getting Car Insurance in Li’l Rhody

If you drive in Li’l Rhody, you gotta have car insurance. In a state that ranks toward the bottom of ...

Advice from the Trenches: Better Than a Boyfriend
April 25, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Better Than a Boyfriend

Dear C; OK, I’ll just come out with it: I prefer my sex toys to sex with guys. I feel ...

Alt-Health: Artificial Sweeteners
April 11, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Artificial Sweeteners

To drink … or not to drink? Generally, when that question is asked, alcohol is the beverage under scrutiny. But ...

Advice from the Trenches: Adult Enabler
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Adult Enabler

Dear C; Sarah answered my ad when I was looking for a roommate. She was very open about her life; ...

Open and Closed
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

Open and Closed

  Opened Askew: No, they probably won’t be serving squirrel, but they will be taking over the former Fatt Squirrel ...

Six Months After Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico At the Intersection of Racial Injustice and Climate Change
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

Six Months After Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico At the Intersection of Racial Injustice and Climate Change

    Elizabeth Yeampierre’s words about climate change could aptly be applied to systemic racism. “I think it is all ...

Alt-Health: Who's Responsible for Opioid Addiction?
March 28, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Who’s Responsible for Opioid Addiction?

As adults, we are responsible for the choices we make. But when we ask trusted caregivers for help and are ...

Advice from the Trenches: Help Me Help Him!
March 21, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Help Me Help Him!

Dear C; My friend Rick is driving me crazy. He has type 2 diabetes and knows that he should not ...