Apr 17, 2014
Growing up in rural Georgia, Easter meant not only the resurrection of Jesus, but also a new Sunday dress, a hat, gloves and more chocolate than I could eat, at least at one time.
Apr 10, 2014
My father, Newt Gingrich, ran for Congress in rural, west, middle Georgia in 1974. At the time, Georgia was dominated by the Democratic Party, there were few Republicans in the state and Watergate was in full swing.
Apr 3, 2014
Our two children are into the second week of their final quarter of the year. Warm weather, longer days, and budding plants are pushing their thoughts toward summer.
Mar 27, 2014
As a mother, I often dwell on my role and that of my husband in influencing our children. I also think about the roles their peers and their environment play in affecting their growth.
Mar 20, 2014
Georgia may appear at first glance to be a red state, solidly Republican, but its history is more complex. Those unfamiliar with its political history might be surprised to learn that, for 90 years, the Democratic Party so dominated Georgia that no Republican would run for the governor's office.
Mar 14, 2014
Almost two decades ago, heartbroken and single, I wrote out a list that described the man of my dreams. Less than two years later, my husband and I married, proving that dreams do indeed come true (yes, he met and even exceeded all criteria).
Mar 6, 2014
As Americans, we have the unfortunate habit of thinking about others by seeing their actions and reactions from our point of view.
Feb 27, 2014
The first two months of 2014 are all but done, and there is only a little more than eight months until the midterm elections. The House is projected to remain Republican. In the Senate, the seats up for election are currently split between 21 Democratic seats and 15 Republican seats.