When most people think of what a hero is, they might think of the brave first responders of 911, or maybe emergency room doctors that save lives. Yes, they are all heroes.
What about the everyday heroes that touch your life in ways that are so significant, your life is changed forever?
Meet Mary Oishi. Many of you know her as a …Continue
My 86 year old mother has dementia. Her short term memory is pretty much gone but her memories of the past are crystal clear. For anyone who has a loved one with the disease, you know how difficult it can be caring for them.
On weekends, when her full-time caretaker takes her days off, my daughter, my niece and I take turns taking care of her. I usually like to do simple crafting projects…Continue
The folk art/recycle art community in this town is full of raw talent, quirkiness, and in some cases, pure genius. What better way to celebrate all of this than sharing art, music and food? Today was the 11th Annual Corkfest festival in the South Valley.
To give you an idea of the history of this…Continue