Living in the Digital Bubble

My daughter turned to me over the weekend when we were picking up her boyfriend at his house for a visit and said, “I just sent him a text to come out. You know, Dad, we don’t knock on the door anymore.” Well, the times are a-changing, yes. Still, I cannot get past the idea […]


The last Hostess Twinkies shipped from a Georgia baking facility to Chicago-area stores last week. The spongy, cream-filled creations have caused a consumer frenzy in the past few weeks nationwide. Hostess cupcakes and Ho-Hos are also on the chopping block. Someone, I hope, is picking up Ding Dongs in the bakery goods product line. I […]