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Pre-Father’s Day Thought

I have had this on my mind for a minute; so on the eve of Father’s Day, I will touch on it.  I have read different people statuses and hearing people talk about men who pay child support and glorify them for doing that.  My question is why glorify them for doing that? Isn’t that what they are supposed to do anyways? I am not taking any stabs at nor offend anyone, it was just a thought! On that note,…

Sportsmanship-You win some, you lose some!

With the NBA finals going on, I felt the need to talk about sportsmanship.  I watched the East Finals last week or so and at the win of the Miami Heat, some of the guys on the other side walked out without even congratulating the other team or the normal handshake given at the end of games. Now there are a lot of kids watching these games and I am thinking what kind of message are these NBA players giving…

Giving Back

This weekend I read a very uplifting story on www.htsstlucia.org entitled Childhood Donation.  The kids of the Early Childhood Services Unit collected over three thousand dollars to give to the Child Development and Guidance Centre.  The Child Development and Guidance Centre is located in La Pansee, Castries, St. Lucia and is run by a former schoolmate, Dr. Kim Gardner. These kids with the help of their parents donated one dollar each to such a worthy cause and it made me realize…

Know which side your bread is buttered!

A coworker and his family wanted an island vacation and the wife chose St. Lucia.  He came to me for recommendations for hotel and I told him to check out Bay Gardens Resort, since he wanted to be on the beach and also for the fact that Bay Gardens was locally owned.   I had never seen someone so excited about going on vacation.  A whole month before the scheduled departure that was all he was talking about, asking me questions…