Love At The Drugstore

I was waiting in a ridiculously long line at the drugstore yesterday, annoyed because I was in a rush and they weren’t calling any back-up cashiers. At the front of the line, I noticed a teenage couple hugging, holding hands, laughing, and basically gazing at each other adoringly. Watching them, I felt a twinge of […]

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Notes From A Substitute Teacher

Six years ago, I considered going back to school to get a certificate in elementary education. I thought teaching would be a pretty sweet gig, with summers off to spend with my kids. I got a job working as a substitute teacher in our district, with kids in grades K-8. Figured I should “test the […]

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A Moment I Will Never Forget

Recently, my son and I had the opportunity to hear two World War II veterans speak at his high school. Little did I know I would end up witnessing one of the most heartwarming moments I’ve ever seen in my life. The first gentleman to speak, Thomas Berg, was stationed at Pearl Harbor when the […]

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