Morning Journal Newshttp://www.morningjournalnews.comTop Blogsen-usMon, 21 Apr 2014 03:06:20 EDTMon, 21 Apr 2014 03:06:20 EDT Toward Cleaning <P> Five years ago, I blogged that I didn't do much spring cleaning because around the time that other people would notice that their walls needed to be washed and there was a layer of dust on the ceiling fan, I would abandon the filth and mov...Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:55:10 EDTMy Madcap Summer as a Candy Striper <P> When I was in seventh grade, my friend Lisa and I were Candy Stripers at North Side Hospital in Youngstown, the same hospital where I was born. In 1971, being a candy striper was what pre-teen girls did in the pre-Title IX era.Fri, 4 Apr 2014 14:33:07 EDTOil Pulling: Twenty Minutes is a Long Time <P> I'm not saying that oil pulling isn't for me. I'm saying I'll do what I always do and try it but with shortcuts and little enthusiasm, cutting off time and frequency, then be disappointed when it doesn't live up to expectations.Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:07:41 EDTE-Harmonize Somewhere Else <P> I probably have no business broaching this subject, since the last "first date" I was on was with a veterinarian in Coshocton, Ohio, in 1981.Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:12:56 EDTBaby It's Cold Over There's-Cold-Over-There.html <P> My husband and I have been wanting to go to an art museum to see a Georgia O'Keeffe exhibit, but we keep opting to do things outdoors instead, because the weather is so nice here.Mon, 17 Mar 2014 11:32:01 EDT