MY LIFE – Cranky day

It’s still kind of early and I could be wrong, but from where I am sitting right now it looks like this is shaping up to be a cranky day. I hate it when that happens! I also hate it when my glasses... more

THE RECIPE BOX – A healthier start to the new year

LINCOLN – Well I finally did it, I rejoined Weight Watchers last Saturday. I stopped waiting for the perfect moment – the Monday after a weekend that was not a Monday holiday or a week which included... more

FILM UNFILTERED – ‘1917’ effectively captures the grisly side of war

HHHHH Last year saw the exciting and based-on-true-events “Midway,” which was an exceptionally gripping and effective war film. While not perhaps worthy to be in a top 10 of all-time combat films, it... more

TRADITIONAL PARENTING – Punishment causes children to think before they act

This is the last (for a while, anyway) of three columns in which I take on the absurd notion that punishing children for bad behavior is bad parenting. (The previous are on my website at johnrosemond... more