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Unforeseen Consequences

by Judy Richardson | Published November 11, 2021

Unforeseen Consequences

Several years ago, I wrote a course called Case Studies in Moral Leadership. The course 

analyzed the decisions of leaders and focused on the unexpected consequences of their decisions. One study was of Truman’s decision to

Past – Present – Future

by Judy Richardson | Published November 11, 2021

Past–Present-Future

It occurred to me today why I want to spend so much time revisiting the happy times of the past. It seems to me that now as I am approaching the age of 80, I would

Also posted in The Good Ole Days

Stop Me If You Have Heard This

by Judy Richardson | Published November 11, 2021

Stop Me If You Have Heard This

We old folks all have our favorite stories.  We like to share special memories with friends and family. Sometimes we learn as time goes by that we only knew one side

Also posted in Just for Laughs

Parent Tips 2021

by Judy Richardson | Published October 1, 2021

Parenting Tips Revisited.

In the 1980’s, when I was Director of Community and Adult Education for the Des Moines Public Schools and publisher of Iowa Parent and Family Magazine,  I did thirty second parenting tips for WHO Radio.

Also posted in Parenting

Past Present Future.

by Judy Richardson | Published October 1, 2021

Past–Present-Future

It occurred to me today why I want to spend so much time revisiting the happy times of the past. It seems to me that now as I am approaching the age of 80, I would

Also posted in The Good Ole Days

Renaissance Man

by Judy Richardson | Published September 10, 2021

Renaissance Man

Not long ago when talking to a friend about our years together, my friend commented that Chuck was a Renaissance Man. I am not really sure about the about that label, but it is true

Also posted in C.H. Wendel

Old Thresher Reunion Memories

by Judy Richardson | Published September 3, 2021

Old Threshers Reunion 2021

The very first look at farming in Iowa began with a visit to The Old Threshers Reunion in 2012.  While later I made several visits to the Wendel family farm near Atkins, my first

Also posted in C.H. Wendel

FIRST KISS

by Judy Richardson | Published August 15, 2021

First Kiss

By Dr. Judy  2003

Standing on the brink of a cliff, high above a restless sea the lovers joined hands.   Silhouetted against the blazing orange of a setting sun their youthful profiles were barely a blush apart.   Her face

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Movies verses Books

by Judy Richardson | Published August 9, 2021

Books verses Movies-My Latest Rant

While some big box bookstores and Amazon still are selling books. There are more and more choices for entertainment today. Like the huge aisle of breakfast food choices at the grocery store

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Time Consuming Productions

by Judy Richardson | Published August 5, 2021

Time Consuming Productions

My love of printing will never fade. Spending so many happy hours with my spouse, Chuck Wendel, in our letter press shop compels me to try  to find ways to keep being creative with letters

Also posted in Letter Press
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