…Try to Make It Real

Talk about a dream, Try to make it real. Bruce Springsteen, “The Badlands” Today, I’m wrapping up our summer of blockbusters with a film that is the perfect finale for this summer of cinema. Firstly, it is not a blockbuster, which is very on theme for this year’s lineup. Secondly, it centers around music and…

…Risk It All

Please pardon this brief interruption to your Memorial Day. I just wanted to take a moment to send out a reminder of what today is about. (Hint: It’s not barbecues and an extended weekend) Although it may not feel like it at times, we enjoy freedoms here in the U.S. that are unfathomable in other…

…Make Waves

Today, the 116th U.S. Congress is sworn in. For many, hopes are high and so are expectations. It’s easy to see why. This is the most diverse Congress in U.S. history. That’s diversity across the board — race, religion, and most notably gender.

…chime in

On this day in 1776…may seem like a weak start to a #SundayFunday post, but bear with me…the Liberty Bell rang out through Philadelphia summoning its citizens to gather and hear the first public reading of the Declaration of Independence. While today many of us are easing our way back into a regular week after…

…Serve

Happy Memorial Day! I’ll keep this short and sweet, since I know you’re all enjoying what’s left of your super-sized weekend.

…Take A Look Back

Today’s the day we all knew was coming, President Obama’s last day in office. Some hoped it would never come, others marked off the days on their calendars. No matter how you feel, it’s here. The last few weeks have been filled with thoughts on legacy and thank you’s  to the Obama Administration. Obviously, not all those thoughts…