Since I started writing Food For Thought articles, there have been many times when I have been challenged to find a topic. I like to keep the subjects positive and informative. I prefer the articles to have a new spin, even if it may be on an old idea. However, I have to admit that sometimes I am at a loss.
When I find myself struggling to write, I like to ask the universe for help before I go to sleep for the night. Then usually, I awake with an answer provided. Often it is in the form of some long-forgotten song that pops into my head when I wake up.
Last night I asked the universe for assistance. She worked her magic while I slept, and this morning, I woke up with “Kids are People Too,” the closing theme song from Wonderama, wack-a-doodling in my head.
For those of you that don’t know, Wonderama was a kids’ show that aired from 1957-1978. According to a blog on thestarryeye.typepad.com, the show originated from “WNEW-TV in New York City and appeared on the Metromedia-owned stations in Los Angeles, Washington DC, Cincinnati, Minneapolis/St. Paul, and Kansas City.” Growing up in New Jersey, I watched many an episode of Wonderama on Sunday mornings. (read more…)