Book Review: The Second Half by Lauraine Snelling

Bestselling author Lauraine Snelling shares a heartfelt story of a couple who put their plans for a peaceful retirement on hold to assume guardianship of their young grandchildren. Mona and Ken Sorenson are approaching the best years of their lives. Mona’s greatest concern is that Ken will learn of the surprise party she’s planning for his retirement from his job as Dean of Students at Stone University. They’ve already been…

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Saturday Confession: What 44 Looks Like on Me

For a few years, each birthday I’ve blogged about how I’m feeling about the new age I’m in. I’m a little late on this one, but here it goes. I’ve noticed 44 is usually the last number on surveys and paperwork before a new age bracket begins. Ouch. It’s a small step forward to being closer to 50 than 40. But for me, 44 isn’t a bad year to embrace.…

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