My friend, Bill, was talking to me about his son’s expectations. He called them microwave expectations. Bill was in his early 50s, and his son Ken had been married for about a year, and his son wanted everything fast —like in a microwave. Bill said, “I can’t believe it. They want all this st… Read more

I hope you had a great Thanksgiving. The week has barely started. I’m writing this early, so I can spend extra time with our Costa Rica kids … but I’ve already laughed a bunch. Read more

There will be an early deadline next week for the religious events. Please have all event news to donnab@harrisondaily.com by 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 25. Read more

My son-in-law had to fight a battle that's all too familiar to frequent flyers — it's called Baggage Wars. That's when your suitcase goes somewhere other than where you're going. He fought a four-week battle, calling almost daily to see if the airline had located a missing bag with some pret… Read more

“The power is out.” That’s the phrase none of us like to hear — but it occasionally happens. Wednesday we woke up with a couple thousand other people to no electricity.  Read more

When we were on vacation one year, a father and mother bird decided to build a nest in the vent of our kitchen range exhaust fan. The nest got so huge it made the fan unworkable. We couldn't see them, but we could sure hear them when they were hungry. Read more

You know I love to read. Although, these days, I’m listening to more books than actually holding a book in my hand. I like a “real” book when I fly. So I just need to travel more so I can read more! I love to listen to a book while I’m driving, walking, doing food prep for the following week… Read more

"The wall." I don't know what you think of when I say that, it could just be the surface you're looking at across the room. Or perhaps it could be the Berlin Wall that used to separate East and West Berlin. Look, forget those. If you're a marathon runner, I'm pretty sure what you think of wh… Read more

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Merry Christmas! We can finally exchange that greeting, and not feel guilty. The calendar pages we’ve flipped read “December” and we are still working off Thanksgiving calories!

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My friend, Bill, was talking to me about his son’s expectations. He called them microwave expectations. Bill was in his early 50s, and his son Ken had been married for about a year, and his son wanted everything fast —like in a microwave. Bill said, “I can’t believe it. They want all this st…