Recent Articles by Sherry Young
Published: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 3:22 pm MDT
Growing older remains a challenge, no matter what goals we set for ourselves. Perhaps with a sprinkle of imagination, a dash of adventure and a handful of vitamins, life can still be wonderful.
Published: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 4:09 pm MDT
Seems like people are usually in one category or the other: those who bathe and those who take showers. Some people enjoy the occasional bath but then shower after, which seems like a lot of bother to me unless...
Published: Thursday, May 23, 2013 11:20 am MDT
Raising roses is a lot like raising children. There is a lot of work involved and frustration with how they progress. They sometimes resist our help and may attempt to thwart our involvement.
Published: Wednesday, May 8, 2013 4:42 pm MDT
My kids are right. All this updating really is necessary to remain viable in the world.
Published: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 3:52 pm MDT
Mentally ill people are not strangers. They are our brothers, our mothers, our children and our friends.
Published: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 6:13 pm MDT
With a marriage that has lasted going on 54 years, it speaks to the fact that Grit and I have been able to negotiate our differences and somehow live in peace.
Published: Thursday, March 28, 2013 12:00 am MDT
Holidays were always the hardest times for me, a young mother experiencing her first few years on the East Coast. We were 2,500 driving miles from our families out West at a time when air travel was very expens...
Published: Thursday, March 14, 2013 12:00 am MDT
It's no secret to anyone who knows me that I love to play tennis. Still tennis, like any sport, can get frustrating. I try to keep a happy attitude and not get down on myself, but at times when I just plain mis...
Published: Thursday, February 28, 2013 12:00 am MST
While I was playing tennis a couple of weeks ago, a twisted knee sidelined me for a day. Since I hadn't watched many of my recorded "Downton Abbey" episodes, I decided to watch them while icing my knee. They we...
Published: Thursday, February 14, 2013 12:00 am MST
Knowing this article would publish on Valentine's Day, I decided to keep with the theme of the day. But I wish I had been a better journal writer, which for me has been spasmodic at best. Therefore, I had to go...