Believe What You Believe?

Believe What You Believe?

Something About Nothing My column from the Albert Lea Tribune July 30, 2018 This message has been trending on social media: “Crazy … it worked! After reposting this to all my friends, my newsfeed showed a whole new batch of friends’ posts I haven’t been seeing. “Here’s how to avoid hearing from the same 25 [...]

Don’t Let Fear and What-If’s Change Your Behavior

Don’t Let Fear and What-If’s Change Your Behavior

Growing up in a small town I felt a sense of safety most of the time. It was during my childhood I learned about the “what-ifs” of life. It was taught to me unknowingly by my mother. She had no idea her anxiety about the evils of the world lent itself to my childhood fears.

Embrace Your Differences

Embrace Your Differences

My column from the Albert Lea Tribune the week of April 9, 2018 Something About Nothing by Julie Seedorf I was getting ready to meet my grandchildren, one of whom is a teenage granddaughter, and I wondered if I would pass muster and dress appropriately so I wouldn’t embarrass her. I know she used to [...]