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Our home can be a wonderful place of security. It can also be a place of expression through design and decoration. There are many books and online articles that supply ideas and assistance in window treatments, decorating with red, wallpaper […]

The beauty of flowers can be brought into our home. It doesn’t matter if our home is in a house, an apartment, a tent, or our consciousness. Our home deserves to be beautiful. Funny thing is about flowers, some smell […]

Some people create more garbage than others, but waste happens. Fortunately, society values more and more the ideas of recycling, reusing, and repurposing. And in the meantime, we still need to take out the garbage, please. Whether we are taking […]

A variety of laundry piles can be found in most homes. Types of piles: Work clothes Delicates Sheets Towels For the dry cleaner After visitors have stayed, laundry increases, but it’s usually worth the extra cleaning because we like to […]

Many of us make lists. We read in The Message, “God, who gets invited to dinner at your place? How do we get on your guest list?” Ps. 15:1 I can interpret this to mean, invite yourself! We can invite our […]

After three-years of writing and re-writing, my memoir is now published. A fast moving story of growing up in a big family, working on the farm as cheap labor, and reclaiming our native happiness. Wit and lessons learned are used […]

Inalienable rights are different from rights that come by human approval. They are from the divine. The inalienable right to liberty isn’t given to us by laws of the land. Liberty is ours. And, we can make laws that express […]

Published by The Daily Star in Oneonta, NY November is National Adoption Month By Cheryl Petersen The 40th anniversary of National Adoption Month highlights the power to adopt new ideas; to celebrate adults and children alike, who adopt new thoughts, […]

A friend brought to my attention the theory of a fixed memory. I hadn’t thought about it before, but I realized I sort of buy into this theory. A fixed memory requires unloading some information in order to add more […]

Now that the word Islam no longer terrifies me, I can stand up against Islamophobia with understanding. From, 21st Century Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, we read, “Christian Science requires us to improve our intentions. Hatred is […]