Monthly Archives: July 2013

Gluten-Free Monday: Talk about It

Having a fair amount of experience with disability, I realize that one of the biggest barriers is never the disability or the disabled person, but the bizarre attitudes that permeate people’s minds about anyone who is a little bit different. … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Pitch In

This week’s Heartlanders are Aaron Rodgers parents, for investing in a community they have never lived in. They are raising funds this weekend for Children’s Hospital right here in Wisconsin.  Bonus.  Thanks for helping out.

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Heartlander of the Week: Skip It

This week’s Heartlander is Aaron Osmond, the Utah State Legislator who proposed eliminating compulsory education. Because, hopefully, it ticked you off.  Because, hopefully, when you heard about it, you said to yourself, “Hey, wait a minute.  That’s a BAD idea!” … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: You Go Girl

To Janet Napolitano.  She who departed the Department of Homeland Security for . . . . the University of California. If there’s two kind of people in the World, Morning People and Night People, People who put the garbage can … Continue reading

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Gluten-free Monday: Do What Makes You Feel Good

I remember going to an allergist for allergy testing a few years ago.  In addition to the things I pretty much knew I am allergic to, they tested me for wheat as well.  When the pin pricks started to swell … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Inside Us All

This week’s Heartlander is the Triumph of the American Spirit.  It is the little, or not so little, sliver inside each one of use that drives us to follow our dreams, do what we love, be ourselves and inspire others.  … Continue reading

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Gluten-free Monday: Last, But Not Least

Well, June is Dairy Month may have come to an end, but still plenty of time this summer to eat ice cream! And when we list off the naturally gluten-free desserts, let us not forget . . . Fudge!!!!  Ummmmm, … Continue reading

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