Baseball · Jimmy Buffett · Random

Where did you go, summer?

Wow, friends.  It has been a minute, hasn’t it? I was cruising along in 2015, just getting settled into spring, and then I look up and it’s – gasp! – December?!?!  How can that be? I guess that’s the thing about time.  You think you’ve got plenty of it, until you get distracted or busy… Continue reading Where did you go, summer?



Uh oh, Astros fans, there may be a curse in town. It’s a fact that since the Astros announced they’d be removing Tal’s Hill from centerfield of Minute Maid Park, the Astros are winless.  Coincidence?  Or superstition? Enter:  Superstition. Fans started tweeting about it, blaming the #CurseOfTalsHill for the bobbles, the bloops, the failure to score with… Continue reading #CurseOfTalsHill

Fun Stuff · Jimmy Buffett

Sweet Jimmy Buffett Time

Yesterday was the first day of summer here in Houston, Texas.  No, not officially, but as far as I am concerned, summer is here.  All the factors are in place – the heat, the mosquitoes, excited children and even more excited teachers, baseball, farmer tans, and Jimmy Buffett.  Hello, summer! Jimmy Buffett played his 20th show… Continue reading Sweet Jimmy Buffett Time

Baseball · Fun Stuff

Good Times in Htown

In case you’ve been living under a rock since April, now is the time to peek your head out, look around, and enjoy the excitement.  That’s right – Houston is a sports town again!  I don’t know how long this will last, so we best enjoy it now. Welcome to Clutch City!  Your Houston Rockets are beginning… Continue reading Good Times in Htown

Fun Stuff · Wedding

Best. Day. Ever. – a recap

As B and I near our 6 month anniversary, I am over the moon honored to tell y’all that our wedding story has been shared in 2 online features – and The Knot is a local and national wedding vendor resource that offers a gift registry, bridal gown search, local vendor information, and wedding etiquette.  I… Continue reading Best. Day. Ever. – a recap

Fun Stuff · Jimmy Buffett · Relationships

Thank you, Jesus. And Jimmy Buffett.

I suppose stranger things have happened at a Jimmy Buffett tailgate party, but on June 2, 2012 at the pre-concert shindig in the parking lot of the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, this girl met the man she would marry. Happenstance led my group of Parrothead friends to be parked beside B and his group of… Continue reading Thank you, Jesus. And Jimmy Buffett.