Turn Back the Clock

A sizable number of Americans want to fire up the wayback machine and go back to the 1950s. Not just visit, but take up residence there. This is more than nostalgia, that warm and technicolor memory when you think of a family holiday or think about your favorite TV show or birthday dinner. This is … More Turn Back the Clock

The Simpler Life

A simpler life has many definitions. Maybe it means less cares or stresses, fewer responsibilities, no money worries, retirement, or maybe it’s a vision of how life used to be. Watching To Kill a Mockingbird one night jogged my memory of many years ago. The film is set in the Depression and everyone is struggling.  … More The Simpler Life