Roll Tide, Not Tornadoes – Support My Alabama Family

We suspend the regular Weekly Poll to focus our attention on this week’s horrendous tornadoes that rolled through the south, focusing their attention on my second favorite southern location. My most awesome cousins live in this fine state. I consider their friends mine as M’rm once hosted me on campus […]

Best When Read…

With this or this playing in the background. 🙂 They say starting a new job is one of the most stressful things a person goes through. I disagree on a technicality. It’s not the new job that kills you; it’s the letting go of the old one that’s difficult. If […]

Can You Look Back On Just Three Days Ago?

I thought I’d be a big bump on a log on Sunday and be bummed about the wedding being over then. Instead, we came home and opened presents and watched movies and talked and celebrated together. It was fantastic. Lather, rinse, repeat for 72 hours. But Randy just left for […]

View From the Top

I suppose there are certain times in my life when “no longer playing grown-up” is more apropos than others. I’m guessing my wedding day ranks pretty close to the top of that list. I’ve had job interviews and home closings where I felt like a little kid in my mom’s […]

Well, That Was Cool

So last Friday, Randy and I went to get the marriage license. From the courthouse and back again, we saw maybe 30 people. One of those people was one of Dad’s best friends, there for such a wacky reason that it could only be a sign (and P’s wacky personality) […]