Harvey Milk’s message still holds firm today

“All young people, regardless of sexual orientation or identity, deserve a safe and supportive environment in which to achieve their full potential.” Those words, true to this day, were spoken by Harvey Milk decades ago. Today, May 22, we celebrate him. In 1977, Harvey Milk became the first gay man elected ... Read More »

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Teen Beach 2 Stars surprise fans at Typhoon Lagoon Party

There’s not a lot that would lure me away from the Magic Kingdom on a 24 hour day of the Coolest Summer kick-off, but I’ll admit that I did bail to Typhoon Lagoon (see my early morning experience, including a full video of the welcome, in this article). How could ... Read More »

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Avoiding *those* questions

At Starfish Confidential, I co-host the semi-monthly Adoption Talk Linkup. This week’s topic is *Those* Questions. I want to take the opportunity to discuss *those* questions with anyone who is considering fostering or adopting and wonders how to get genuine info from those of us “in the trenches”. Maybe you’ve considered approaching a conspicuous ... Read More »

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Politics, Sex, and Phone Apps

I don’t mean to be so technical, in fact I’m really not a technical guy.  But since my last post I’ve had several replies about how social media impacts relationships, but so does something called “app security”.  Even if you own a smartphone of some kind you may not know ... Read More »

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Are millennial parents gender neutral?

My stepdaughter comes home from school and immediately strips off the glittery Hello Kitty dress she begged me to slip over her head that morning. She tosses it near the back door leading to the washing machine, and heads for her older brother’s room — where she pulls out a ... Read More »

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5 Women That Inspire Me to Run the Orlando Marathon 2016

For almost two months now I have been looking for ways to tone my body. My good friend Mike who is also a fitness instructor has convinced me to run. I’m not really into sports, but I now know the importance of being fit as one gets old. There is ... Read More »

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Essure Birth Control by Bayer linked to injuries and death

Recent complaints made by a significant number of women has sparked outcry about Essure, a permanent birth control product by the company Bayer and its affiliated company Conceptus. Essure is non-surgical and inserted inside a woman’s body by her OB-GYN. Complaints and lawsuits have been filed against the corporation claiming ... Read More »

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