Uncle Tom’s Corner-Tales, Trials, Travels & Travails

Uncle Tom’s Corner-Tales, Trials, Travels & Travails

Last Friday/Saturday I cooked a whole hog for the family of a friend’s Christmas party. Fortunately the site of the party is pretty close to my house so I didn’t have to spend the whole time sitting in their driveway babysitting the cook. As I was commuting back and...
Is today YOUR birthday?

Is today YOUR birthday?

As a kid I remember waking up on my birthday and being SO excited.  I knew there was going to be a celebration, presents and a special energy.  ( ok so I still feel this way….) I guess my question is – why do we only have to feel this way once a year?...
Protect Yourself from Package Theft this Holiday Season

Protect Yourself from Package Theft this Holiday Season

Protecting yourself from package theft:Sign up for alerts from USPS, UPS, FedEx, Amazon Package thieves are a growing problem, but one way to prevent package theft is to get notified when your package is delivered. That way you can drive home, or call a friend, to get...
Uncle Tom’s Corner-Tales, Trials, Travels & Travails

Uncle Tom’s Corner-Tales, Trials, Travels & Travails

Barbecue may not be the road to world peace but it’s a start.-Anthony BourdainA belated Happy Black Friday and welcome back to Uncle Tom’s Corner. Hopefully some of the lingering effects of your tryptophan coma and the bruises incurred during your power shopping...
I NEED YOU

I NEED YOU

As humans, we check our phones and social media over 2600 times a daywe have a higher amount of  depression and anxiety than everin fact – in a world where we are so connected – we are also more disconnected than ever before.Why?????We are over-connected...