“I thank my God for graciously granting me the opportunity of learning that death is the key which unlocks the door to our true happiness.” ~ Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ~ When we look out our back door we hope to find tranquility, beauty, peace, refuge and a place of escape. Today’s picture is one my… Continue reading Death is the Key Which Unlocks the Door to Our True Happiness, by Beverly Hicks Burch
“For Children are innocent and love justice, while most of us are wicked and naturally prefer mercy.” ~ G. K. Chesterton: ‘The Coloured Lands’ ~ Eleven days before Christmas 27 bodies lay dead after a gruesome shooting at an elementary school in Newton, CT. Twenty of the little bodies were innocent children ranging in ages… Continue reading And, What Would Justice Be? by Beverly Hicks Burch
Never Worked a Day in Her Life?! Seriously?! This week Hilary Rosen started a firestorm when she accused Ann Romney of “never working a day in her life”. My first thought was, “Seriously?! Are you really dragging out that old insult? You must feel really threatened!” In life I’ve found the go to tactic is… Continue reading Never Worked a Day in Her Life?! by Beverly Hicks Burch
How true...how true... Another great article concerning fibromyalgia and dealing with the Neanderthals around us who don't believe in fibromyalgia or know nothing about it. Educating Your Doctor (& Others) About Fibromyalgia.
In many places in this big ol’ US of A of ours people are now paying about $5.00 a gallon for gas…and then we’re being shamed for “needing” that commodity to run our lives. We should after all, in a perfect world, ride horses every where we go or at least go the way of… Continue reading A Gassy, Bloated and Unfortunately Not An Anomaly, by Beverly Hicks Burch
I know I have a lot less pocket change these days. One big reason is the cost of gasoline. Here’s a staggering statistic for you…gasoline was $1.83 on Jan. 20, 2009. That’s an 87% increase in a little over two years. Now, gas is quickly approaching $4 a gallon. And, why on earth in Jan.… Continue reading Pocket Change and Taxes, by Beverly Hick Burch
Birmingham ranks as one of brainiest cities | Birmingham Business Journal. This comes as no surprise to me, but it may to the rest of the country who think of most Southerners, especially those from Alabama as uneducated, red-neck hicks. Sorry folks. Time for a world view adjustment. And welcome to our well kept surprise… Continue reading Birmingham ranks as one of brainiest cities according to Forbes Magazine
Highlights of deficit reduction proposals - FoxNews.com. Please read this article! If you care about your financial future and this country READ THIS. Then contact you Senators and Representatives and tell them this isn't acceptable. Remind them what happened last week during the last election...and that the house cleaning can keep on keeping on... This… Continue reading Highlights of Obama’s deficit reduction proposals…what idiot came up with these?!
Facebook Faux Pas By Beverly Hicks Burch If you even vaguely keep up with current events and the news, you will on occasion hear of abuses on social networking websites like MySpace and Facebook. Just last week it was discovered that eco terrorist James Jay Lee had a MySpace page from which he could rant… Continue reading Facebook Faux Pas, by Beverly Hicks Burch
Lions and Tigers and Parasitic Human Babies…Oh, My! By Beverly Hicks Burch Yesterday, I had a lot on my plate I had to take care of before I could turn my attention to the TV and news. But, when I did the radar for the “newshound” in me went off immediately. Guess the dead giveaway… Continue reading Lions and Tigers and Parasitic Human Babies…Oh, My!, By Beverly Hicks Burch