Posts Categorized: blah-blah-blog

A Cup Of Aggravation

23Aug2016 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

You’ll never convince me that fast food employees deserve $15 an hour. Why? Because interactions like the following are not even remotely rare in my town. Wendy’s is offering their small Frosty for 50 cents at the moment. Money is squeaky-tight, it’s hot as Hades out, and Tuesday is the one day that all three… Read more »

Get Yer Goat Soap Here!

12Aug2016 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

Seriously, y’all. If you haven’t tried it yet, you’re missing out! I posted earlier this summer about my new affiliation with O My! Goat Milk Bath and Body products. Because of Zach’s accident, it’s taken longer than I’d planned to get back to you with what I thought about the fragrances I’ve tried so far…. Read more »

The Road to Healing

8Aug2016 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

In the days following Zach’s motorcycle accident last month, there was a lot of driving between Orlando (where my parents and kids were) and Melbourne (where Zach was hospitalized). The stretch of road we took was so pretty and peaceful. Lots of wide fields and grazing cows, white picket fences and stunning sunsets. Beauty is… Read more »

The Longest Night

7Aug2016 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

Exactly one month ago, at this hour, this was my view: I posted it on my social media and called it “The Longest Night” because it absolutely was. Longer than a night of labor. Longer than all those nights with a screaming newborn at the breast. Longer than nights spent comforting a feverish child. Sitting… Read more »

Atlanta Showcases New Wizard of Oz

22Jun2016 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

  My son Eli and I just got back from following the yellow brick road to the Fox Theatre–and I’m sure you’ll want to do it yourself before the week is out! The national tour of The Wizard of Oz began its Atlanta run tonight. It’s a new staging of the musical, featuring several new… Read more »