Birthday

A Sewing Machine For My Daughter's 8th Birthday?
My daughter turns 8 in a couple of weeks and the ONE thing she has asked for is a sewing machine. When I asked her why she told me that she would be able to make Christmas presents for people. Wow. That made me proud, but something seems a little strange about the whole thing...
Five Things I've Noticed About Turning 40
My eyesight is failing


A couple of years ago I went to the eye doctor to get my once-a-decade eye test out of the way. I had gone from my usual 20/10 vision down to 20/15. This was still good news to me. I can see from 20 feet what most people have to be at 15 to see...