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Please pass the turkey, stuffing and family health history | For Your Health

It’s that time of year. We’re moving quickly toward late autumn, with its falling leaves and longer nights. And that means one thing: Thanksgiving...

Intervention, Buffy and Jody, and Amazon Prime | Mark’s Remarks

Usually you think you are pretty safe when your kids are watching old, classic television series. We recently acquired a smart TV...

Church and Community | Mark’s Remarks

I can’t tell you the number of times I’ve wanted to retreat from society and, like a turtle, stick my head back...

Attitude of Gratitude | The Happy + Healthy Life

Gratitude is about being aware of and appreciating all the good in your life. It’s about focusing on the things you already...

Why didn’t I think of that? | Mark’s Remarks

My daughter likes to watch YouTube shows. We try to limit her watching, and we definitely watch alongside her to make sure...

Hope and the next generation | Mark’s Remarks

Not too long ago, I remember working retail and having customers complain about customer service and how “kids these days” operated.  

Divine intervention | Mark’s Remarks

You may have read this column before, and if you have, you most likely have read about my ongoing struggle to understand...

Talking about nothing | Mark’s Remarks

You laugh at the title of this column because you’ve probably read plenty of these in which I write about the ordinary...

Hustle and Bustle | The Happy + Healthy Life

The hustle and bustle of school has begun. Activities and sports are in full swing. There’s always somewhere for you to be...

Old | Mark’s Remarks

My friends and I decided to attend a seminar on teacher retirement. You see, we are all in close proximity to that...

Nose Prints | Mark’s Remarks

Here it is. I’m thinking this is probably my 11th or 12th column about the beginning of school. I...

The size of things | Mark’s Remarks

I look back at some of the things I thought and said as a kid and can only surmise that I was...

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