What I’ve Read & What I’m Reading

I thought that I was going to be a little annoyed when the alarm went off at 5:15 this morning and I had to accept that real life was fully underway again, but I actually didn't mind getting out of bed because I was so rested from spring break. … [Continue reading]

So Here Are Some Things

We went to the beach last Monday, and while I can't really categorize last week's beach weather as "warm," not even the chilly winds could diminish our beach enthusiasm. Wednesday morning I actually sat in my beach chair while wearing a sweater, … [Continue reading]

SB Or Bust

Well, it is finally (and most mercifully) spring break for us. It's the latest spring break I can ever remember, and while I know I'll love it when we go back to work / school and only have about seven weeks left until summertime, I may need a day or … [Continue reading]

All The Sports

I didn't really intend to take another week off from the blog, but Alex had four lacrosse games from Saturday to Saturday, plus a big birthday, and then in the middle of all the normal parts of our schedule, I got page proofs back for book three and … [Continue reading]

Hello, People Of The Internet

Well, I saw the first azaleas of the year this morning, so I think that's a sure sign that SPRING IS HERE. The weather has been gorgeous this week, so that's a delightful thing, but pollen and I have some longstanding ish-ahs - as evidenced by the … [Continue reading]

The Big Boo Cast, Episode 58

I think I can sum up this podcast nicely by telling you that we start off with a discussion about grackles and then move into a discussion about breakfast tacos. As you do. We also talk about cooking, the Downton Abbey series finale, what's in … [Continue reading]