Bacon Fest 2014

Want to know how my weekend went? Two words: bacon festival. That’s right ....more

I Suffer From Many Delusions, But Thinking I’m Ansel Adams Is Not One Of Them

I love photography. I really, truly do. I love taking pictures, editing pictures, and forcing other people to look at my pictures ....more

1,000 Ways To Die In The Woods, Or I Went Geocaching With The Family

School for us starts on Wednesday, which means that I’ve got forcibly remove myself from my current state of denial over there being plenty of summer vacation left to do all the fun things I had planned on doing. On Sunday, I decided to take advantage of one of the last remaining days of summer vacation and coerce ...more

My Thoughts On Rain Man

The 1988 movie Rain Man hit me in the face on Tuesday. Literally. Hit me ....more

Buckle Up. Tata May Write A Guest Post

“I want to do a guest post on your blog,” Tata announced last Saturday. My immediate response? Panic ....more

I Was Built For Ice Cream, Not Zumba

My oldest daughter received a flier in the mail a couple of weeks ago. The flier advertised the reopening of the local YWCA’s swimming pool and listed the various exercise classes one could take utilizing the refurbished pool. My kid immediately zeroed in on the Aqua Zumba class ....more

Such A Sucker For Duran (Duran)

I love minor league baseball. I really do. Actually, I love any activity that includes a giant hot dog with mustard and onions on it and that scenario seems to present itself...more

The Bookends Of My Smell Scale

“Mmm,” my husband murmured while driving into town one night last week via...more

My Rick Springfield Concert Experience (subtitle: I Will Never Wash This Hand Again)

On a national scale, the bombing of Pearl Harbor in December of 1941 was a day that will live in infamy. On a personal level, July 12, 2014, is a day that will live in infamy. Why? Three words: Rick Springfield concert.Three more words: twelfth row, baby....more

My Rick Springfield Concert Experience (subtitle: I Will Never Wash This Hand Again)

On a national scale, the bombing of Pearl Harbor in December of 1941 was a day that will live in infamy. On a personal level, July 12, 2014, is a day that will live in infamy. Why? ...more