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The stockings were flung in the chimney with flair
by Peri Kinder
Dec 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 257 257 recommendations | email to a friend
Every year on Nov. 30, while my girls slept, I’d spend the evening putting up Christmas decorations. I’d place every Santa just so and every angel just right. My daughters would wake up to a magica...
Breaking bread
by Peri Kinder
Nov 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 380 380 recommendations | email to a friend
I’ve never been one to follow fad diets. I like food too much to limit my choices to cabbage, grapefruit and a toxic drink of lemon, maple syrup and cayenne pepper. I’m pretty sure that’s a mixture...
Speak of the devil
by Peri Kinder
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 569 569 recommendations | email to a friend
As a child growing up in a strict Mormon household in the ‘70s, I spent most of my day trying not to unintentionally invite Satan into our home. It was a struggle because according to my mom there ...
Is it hot in here? A plea to stop global warming
by Peri Kinder
Sep 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 246 246 recommendations | email to a friend
In the near future it should be much easier for us to keep our heads in the sand about climate change, mostly because the entire earth will be a desert.
Parental guidance not suggested
by Peri Kinder
Aug 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend
When I was 10 years old, my dream of living as an orphan was swiftly derailed when my parents refused to die. How else could I achieve the spunky, independent status that comes from living without ...
Constitution was a reminder in Baghdad
by Dan Clark
Jul 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 178 178 recommendations | email to a friend
During a visit with U.S. and coalition combat troops in Southwest Asia in 2005, I gave 23 speeches on 12 bases, and on the U.S.S. Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier to more than 30,000 of our bravest...
Out of Patience
by Peri Kinder
Jul 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 587 587 recommendations | email to a friend
Of all the things technology has disrupted, our patience has taken the biggest hit. Once we were a people who could wait four to six weeks for our Disco Fever albums to arrive from Columbia House R...
The happiest place on Earth
by Peri Kinder
May 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 398 398 recommendations | email to a friend
Hordes of families will go to Disneyland this summer because parents continue to be stupid. Touted as “The Happiest Place on Earth,” its creators have obviously never been on the Tequila Tour in Ca...
Just an idea for the Old Stoker School site
by Reed Stahle
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 310 310 recommendations | email to a friend
This past week the community was wishing a fond farewell to the Old Stoker School. I have many memories of the building. I attended most of my Kindergarten year there before moving to the Val Verda...
Beauty – is it worth the pain?
by Peri Kinder
May 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 311 311 recommendations | email to a friend
My husband likes to say, “We’re not getting any younger.” Well, no @$&#, Sherlock. Every time I open a magazine or watch a hairspray commercial, I’m reminded that I’m quickly approaching my “Best i...
To Rep. Chris Stewart, about war and the environment
by JENNIFFER WARDELL
May 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 306 306 recommendations | email to a friend
Congressman, I have a question for you.
Far from the madding crowd
by Peri Kinder
Apr 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 347 347 recommendations | email to a friend
I’ve never been socially dynamic, flitting from person to person at parties like a butterfly with a Mountain Dew addiction.
Knowledge is Power
by Peri Kinder
Mar 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 445 445 recommendations | email to a friend
After God created Adam and Eve, he plunked them down in the middle of a garden and told them to start naming dinosaurs.
We must defend the Freedom of the Press
by REED STAHLE
Mar 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 411 411 recommendations | email to a friend
“Our liberty cannot be guarded but by the freedom of the press, nor that be limited without danger of losing it.” --Thomas Jefferson to John Jay, 1786.
Terrible romantic to terribly romantic
by Peri Kinder
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 462 462 recommendations | email to a friend
I’m a terrible romantic. I mean that literally. I’m terrible at being romantic. When God handed out sentimentality, I was hiding in a bathroom stall eating a box of chocolate donuts.
Happy National Polka Music Month
by Peri Kinder
Jan 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 489 489 recommendations | email to a friend
And you thought January was boring. After the holidays you wondered how anything could top the sheer giddiness of Christmas.
‘O Tidings of Comfort and Annoy’
by Peri Kinder
Dec 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 513 513 recommendations | email to a friend
Now that Facebook has become a year-round newsletter, packed with enough posts to make us feel miserable all year long, can we finally call it quits on those dreadful holiday letters?
Passing down the Thanksgiving torch
by Peri Kinder
Nov 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 481 481 recommendations | email to a friend
At what point does the preparation of Thanksgiving dinner get handed over to the next generation? Is there a statute explaining the process of turning the oven mitts over to the daughters/sons so t...
Things I learned at the Statue of Liberty
by Peri Kinder
Oct 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 579 579 recommendations | email to a friend
Imagine the worst family reunion ever. Add some cholera and a couple dozen languages and you’ll get an idea of the conditions immigrants faced when traveling to America in the early 1900s. You thin...
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