Is it Mother's Day -- or Women's Day?

by Patrice Lewis -- Mother's Day: The most sentimental and mushy day of the year, the day when mothers –whether they deserve it or not – are smothered in a suffocating layer more…

Meet Jane: A true tale of a true transgender

by Patrice Lewis -- People have always embraced wild, wacky fads. While most are harmless, some delve into darkness and morbidity. Today, one of the most destructive fads is transgenderism – and more…

Want to live 'green'? Grow some watermelons

by Patrice Lewis -- Recently, we painted two of our kitchen walls a lovely shade of green. Green is my favorite color. I find it soothing, classy, restful, attractive and evocative of more…

Fleeing insanity -- that is, liberalism

by Patrice Lewis -- In 1972, when I was 10 years old, my father's job was transferred from Buffalo, New York, to California. After endless cold Buffalo winters, the golden state seemed more…

How to homeschool when it seems impossible

by Patrice Lewis -- Following last week's column on the success of homeschooling our (now graduated) daughters, I received many comments about why some people can't homeschool, either because both parents work, more…

Why I'm through with homeschooling

by Patrice Lewis -- As many longtime readers know, we homeschooled our two daughters, now both graduated. We live on a rural 20-acre homestead on which we are endeavoring to become food more…

Trump the game-changer

by Patrice Lewis -- Let me relate a bit of football history trivia. Back in 1905, football was becoming wildly popular across the nation, attracting tens of thousands of fans to games. more…

Let's have 'A Day Without Whiners'

by Patrice Lewis -- This week, as you doubtless know, we saw "A Day Without a Woman" (or, as I call it, a Day Without Whiners) sponsored by George Soros and coinciding more…