NORMAN — Rambling Oaks Assisted Living Center, 1006 Rambling Oaks Drive, will host a trick or treat safe night from 6-7 p.m. on Oct. 31.
Son needs to learn proper discipline
Q: My 5-year-old son is an only child whom I homeschool. He talks back, argues and generally wears me down. I need help getting to him to realize that no is no, that I mean what I say. I know I’m the problem. Help....
How to approach school counselor
Q: I know I should feel comfortable talking to my child’s counselor, but I am afraid that if I tell her something, she will tell everyone in the school who knows my child. Can you offer any words of wisdom on how I should handle this? ...
When you were a child and you looked up at the clouds what was your first thought, your daydream? Did any of those thoughts and daydreams include the desire to grow up to be a meteorologist? Or, did you look up and wish very hard to become ...
Volunteers to return to Veterans Corner following holiday
The volunteer of the week has been making the trip to Goldsby each Thursday for the last six years. We are recognizing Larry Miller for his dedication to veterans and their families. We appreciate the time and money that he has spent to ...
How to get cheap or free internet access at home
Dear Savvy Senior, Can you help me find a cheap Internet service for my house? I’m retired and live on a fixed income, and the Internet service I use now is too expensive. — Financially squeezed Dear Squeezed, There are actually a number ...
Moore-Lindsay Historical House Museum volunteers busy decorating house for Christmas guests
Volunteers at the Moore-Lindsay Historical House Museum have been just as busy as the elves at the North Pole....
Interaction and gadgets
Gadgets and various inventions can make life easier particularly when it comes to making life a little easier....
Shel Silverstein’s works are classics
A few weeks ago, I was asked what was my favorite children’s book. The only answer I had was anything by Shel Silverstein. A weird answer to some, but I couldn’t tell you one specific book. They were all just too good....
Daughter isn’t coping well with news family is moving
Q: We’ve just gotten notification that my husband is being transferred to another state. Our oldest daughter is devastated because she doesn’t want to leave her school and friends. We’re considering letting her stay with her grandmother ...
Apply ‘hang in there principle’ to help son stop cutting corners
Q: My 11-year-old son cuts corners on everything. If he does a chore, he’ll leave the cleaning products behind. If his bed is hard to make, he hides the sheet in the closet and throws the blanket over the bed. Concerning his schoolwork, ...
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