Make It Better

The Eighties, man. Where Lisa Frank, Preppies, and Tom Petty made a beautiful world…

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National Ice Cream Month, Day 4

Day 4 of National Ice Cream Month brings us to Cupcake Royale, where they make ice cream in the summer time.

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National Ice Cream Month, Day 2

I stopped in at Full Tilt Ice Cream for Day 2 of National Ice Cream Month.

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National Ice Cream Month, Day 1

Chronicling my attempt to try something ice cream every day in National Ice Cream Month.

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The Making of an Outlaw

Last weekend, we welcomed a new outlaw to the family. Wait, what? Don’t I mean in-law? Heck no! I started dating T the same time his cousin started dating her now-husband. T and I married 7 years later, his cousin another 3 years after us. Once we’d officially become in-laws, cousin’s husband and I bonded […]

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Because I like a-fishing.

Sometimes, my camera is so impressed with nature that it auto-focuses on backgrounds when I try to take pictures of people. Fortunately, I took plenty of landscape pictures and can supplement them with my photorealistic art skills: T and I joined a local fly fishing club, and we jumped right in. In April, we volunteered […]

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That we all might be so loved.

In time, I’m sure I will have more to say. But for now, it’s been two days since my grandmother died at age 93. She was many things, but I’m thinking most of her loyalty these days. It’s a touchstone of my memories of her. When I was still a teenager, my grandfather took ill. […]

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