At the First of the Year…

At the first of the year, the demands on us take more and more of our time. New Years resolutions and goals for the upcoming year press for us to make decisions on how we will spend our time. What will we choose to eliminate, and then add, to our daily and weekly...

The Cattle are Lowing

The Cattle are Lowing Is it beautiful outside or just annoyingly frigid? Do you see the beauty or is your head down as you mumble through the snow and ice? Regardless of your perspective, the temperature remains the same. What you choose to think about is what you...

Who ate the last piece of bread?

Who ate the last piece of bread? Why is it so easy to think negatively? When our expectations are not met, or we are facing a difficult task, it seems that it is easier to be negative. I’m not sure why this choice of having a negative, verses positive, comment always...

Concerns About Gambling Addiction in the Stateline

Kevin Polky, LCSW interviewed by WIFR TV in regards to a growing community concern. Commentary below from WIFR- STATELINE (WIFR) – It’s been one year since hundreds of video gaming machines went live in the Stateline. Some opponents say gambling is bring more bad luck...

A Hair in My Soup

A Hair in My Soup Have ever looked forward to something and it didn’t work out? Not only does it look completely different than you expected but it is so much worse than you could imagine. I know that this has happened to me. Years ago I planned a vacation to go to...