Is Ken looking good? No, but somebody thinks so

Ken has a man-bun. This is not big news across the board, perhaps, but it illustrates a certain worldview to me and my only reaction...

Warm beer, Sundays and Daylight Savings Time

Indiana’s antiquated liquor laws have been popping up for debate for several years. Much like the debates over Daylight Savings Time never seemed to...

Time to kill? Consider sitting in traffic

If you suddenly find yourself with too much time on your hands, consider a road trip. Nothing serves to remind us how fleeting time...

Angelkeep summer vacation or staycation?

Summer arrived yesterday. The memory of the struggles of March and April turning to warmth are long past, and the thought of leaving home...

Teens’ summer jobs becoming thing of the past

I learned how to keep golf balls from bashing me in my shins. That was the most important skill a kid could learn at the...

Questions we wish we could still be asking

What would Dad do? — a question many of us ask ourselves from time to time. As Fathers Day 2017 approaches, I’ve been thinking of...

Second gardens and victory gardens

Only one attempt at a second garden in one season for Angelkeep ended with beautiful bush green bean plants loaded with bloom and inch-length...

Is it Watergate? Is it Whitewater? Is it déja vu?

Raise your hand if you were alive between June of 1972 and August of 1974. I’ve got five digits in the air. I know I’m...

Life’s lessons appear on the T-ball diamond

A few years ago (at least it seems like just a few) I sprinted out of my Decatur office on a summer morning or...

So, yeah, a pound of Butter Pecan Fudge

While on vacation I did a number of things: worked, made some calls, visited with family, walked on the beach, and ate an entire...