The White Pages, by Bobbe White … Continue reading Just Say “THROW” (it away!)
Written by Bobbe White for “The White Pages” WTAD.COM Why Do We Live Here? Frankly on weekends like the last one, I do not know. It was simply too cold and icy to justify; too treacherous to visit family, stay upright while attempting to walk into work or do anything, really. All of this on… Continue reading Why Do We Live Here?
The White Pages – December 14, 2016 … Continue reading tHe FuNnY sIdE oF cHrIsTmAs
It’s Friday, June 17, 2016… …and it’s a tough world out there. Within the past week, A talented singer is killed in Orlando, 50 people gunned down in Orlando nightclub, Two-year old is killed by alligator outside of Orlando. Poor people, poor families, poor community, poor Orlando. Makes a person understand what “being under a… Continue reading It’s a Tough World Out There
A mother’s worst nightmare: February 25, 1991, Vivian Drees’ son, Tony, was critically injured in the worst scud missile attack of Operation Desert Storm. This very special mom talks about it as they celebrate “25 Years Alive Day!” MOTHERS OF THE GULF WAR: VIVIAN DREES A Mother’s Perspective By Bobbe White If we are lucky in life, we will meet someone as impactful… Continue reading Mothers of the Gulf War: Vivian Drees
Welcome to our new subscribers from PACT of Western Illinois! There’s nothing like shoulder surgery to reprioritize my world. (Bone spur/cuff tears repaired) With Bruce Jenner in the news, it seems the Olympic Decathlon describes the experience well, albeit, not with its traditional events. Swimming- 40 years of Swimming = wear and tear. Now, I… Continue reading Well, Bite My Bubbles: A One-winged Woman Wrestles With What’s Worthy
Each October, as Mama Nature paints our trees in perfect shades of orange, gold and red, I always recall October, 2000. That was the fall I colored my world after wiping away the gray. I’m not talking about my hair, but my life. In October 2010, I first wrote about my depression, and seriously, I’ve… Continue reading Depression: Yuck to the Muck
Blog June 2014 BEST FIVE BUCKS EVER SPENT We tag our trash with stickers for Friday pick-up, but first, you must buy them. I grocery shop a minimum of 27 times a week. Okay, 5, but I keep forgetting stickers. Our trash waits patiently, like kids you forgot to pick up from summer camp. Two… Continue reading BEST FIVE BUCKS YOU CAN SPEND IN A DAY! 6.26.14