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BETSY HART

Betsy Hart's column, "From the Hart," is distributed by Scripps Howard News service.

Articles by BETSY HART

Commentary: Resolve to live in the moment Commentary: Resolve to live in the moment
36 weeks ago - - BETSY HART
My mother was always amazed that I got paid to tell people what I think about things every week. After all, growing up I was always so good about telling her and others what I thought about things for free! [Read More]
Commentary: Never question value of time with children Commentary: Never question value of time with children
37 weeks ago - - BETSY HART
I recently spent an afternoon seeing “Wicked” in Chicago with my oldest daughter, Tori, a high school senior. The Broadway show, about what really happened in Oz “before Dorothy dropped in,” is fabulous. [Read More]
Commentary: Men and women under the covers Commentary: Men and women under the covers
40 weeks ago - - BETSY HART
When I first saw the ad for Obamacare that is running to promote the Colorado health care exchange to young people, I thought it was a joke. Perhaps it was a feature from The Onion, the brilliant and satirical “news source” that might conjure up such a thing. [Read More]
Commentary: If I could save time in a bottle
41 weeks ago - - BETSY HART
I remember when my children were very young, and we lived in Virginia, I came to see my family’s life as being on a familiar loop: Putting up the Christmas lights, followed by hunting for Easter baskets and celebrating a raft of spring birthdays, ... [Read More]
Commentary: I hope I can keep my health care plan Commentary: I hope I can keep my health care plan
42 weeks ago - - BETSY HART
I like my individual health care insurance. Apparently, I’m one of the lucky ones: I get to keep it. For now. I can hold onto my policy only because my health-insurance company has chosen not to be part of any government insurance exchange. [Read More]
Commentary: A college life not wasted on my young Commentary: A college life not wasted on my young
43 weeks ago - - BETSY HART
My No. 2 child and oldest daughter, a high school senior, is hard at work choosing a university for next year — and hoping the right one chooses her back. [Read More]
Commentary: Pursuing passion not always best advice Commentary: Pursuing passion not always best advice
44 weeks ago - - BETSY HART
Passion smassion. Especially for all those high school seniors, including my own daughter, being told that in looking for the “right” college they have to be passionate about what they pursue. [Read More]
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