Monthly Archives: June 2010

Sabbaticals for Women

If I had unlimited resources, I would create a retreat for women to get away from their lives and relax. Actually relax, not just do the same work (cooking, cleaning, laundry) in a different location as typically happens on a … Continue reading

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Why I sometimes prefer pets to people

The pet population in my household currently exceeds that of the human populations.  Four humans vs one dog, four cats, two red-eared slider turtles, two bearded dragon lizards and four ferrets. In the past, that number has also included guinea … Continue reading

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Grateful

J June 23rd was the 38th anniversary of the enactment of Title IX, the education law that guarantees equality for females in sports and other education activities.   While it didn’t specifically mention sports, (“No person in the United States shall, … Continue reading

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Father’s Day

{photo: Dad, looking thrilled to be there.  Me on the right, off in my own little world and cuddling up for whatever attention I could get, my sister, the center of attention but still scowling, and my brother, looking like … Continue reading

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