You’ll Always Be My Baby – Always

You’ll Always Be My Baby – Always

My dearest friend Lisel went through something many of us do; but not so many of us talk about. It actually happens to 25 percent of women. That means at least one of your female friends likely has, or will have, gone through it – the loss of a child. Now I’m...

A Note To Our Readers

Just wanted to touch base with everyone to thank you for your patience as we struggled with some technical difficulties. We believe we have finally fixed the problem, and are back up and running. Rise and Shine will return to its regularly scheduled programming Monday...
Rise and Shine: Sept. 29, 2020

Rise and Shine: Sept. 29, 2020

Welcome to Tuesday – a big day in presidential politics, CivMixers. For my fellow political junkies, it’s time to break out the popcorn and get ready for the first verbal sparring match between President Donald Trump and his Democratic opponent, former...
Rise and Shine: Sept. 28, 2020

Rise and Shine: Sept. 28, 2020

Good Monday morning, CivMixers, and for those of you who observe, “G’mar chatima tova.” I have to confess to feeling very conflicted and ambivalent about Yom Kippur this year. It is the holiest day of the Jewish year, on which, according to...