Final Holiday Hours

In 12 hours, I’ll be back to the grind. The holidays are nearly over, and they’ve been really great. I’m sad to see them go. They began Dec. 23rd, when Lee and I opened our presents to each… Read More

Tree Trauma

In my opinion, a real Christmas tree is the only way to go. Fake trees are just — fake. Real trees look better, and I love the way they smell. My family had a fake tree for several… Read More

A Walk in the Woods

For the first time since my parents moved to Tennessee, the weather was beautiful when we visited. For some reason, Lee and I are usually like rain gods – as soon as we roll into town the storms… Read More


I bought a watermelon today. Lee and I were on our way back from Fitzgerald, and stopped to buy a watermelon from a man on the side of the road. They were piled up in the back of… Read More

Two Great Years

Two years ago today, I did one of the best things I’ve ever done in my life. I married Lee. I almost can’t believe it was only 2 years ago. It feels like we’ve been together like this… Read More


I’ve always known how lucky I am to have my father, and for us to have the kind of relationship we do. But the point was brought home to me again while I was looking for a Father’s… Read More

He’s My Star

The local paper, Savannah Morning News, does a weekly feature of a local business called Surfin’ Sites. The feature tells a little about that business, then lets the business recommend some favorite web sites. Well today’s featured business… Read More

Nine Wonderful Years

Was it a date? Was it just a “friends” thing? 9 years ago today – I wasn’t sure. Lee and I went to see “The Crow” at the Tifton movie theater. I had to lie to get in,… Read More

Sugar Rush

Erin, Alva, Lee and I went to the Sand Gnats game tonight, and had a lot of fun. It was Feed Your Face Monday, which meant for six bucks, you got all-you-can-eat concessions. We ate all we could… Read More

My Mom

She’s the greatest – and she’s mine! I have the best mom. And I realize that all the time, not just on Mother’s Day. She’s the perfect combination of mother and friend. She knows when I need mothering… Read More