The Basketball Is A Fine Diversion

Well, let's see. Last weekend the Cowboys lost their play-off game against the Packers, yet somehow the world has continued to turn. Honestly, I was surprised by how level-headed I was about the whole thing; we had cheered and yelled and clapped … [Continue reading]

The Big Boo Cast, Episode 70

In this podcast Melanie and I talk about her recent bout with the plague, our thoughts on soup, our favorite dresses at the Golden Globes, and then a bunch of other stuff that I don't really remember though I'm sure it's absolutely riveting. Oh! … [Continue reading]

The Snow Day That May Or May Not Involve Actual Snow

We found out earlier tonight that we have a snow day tomorrow. I for one am delighted that we'll have a long weekend; this first week back at school has been fun, but WHOA, NELLIE it has been rough getting used to the early morning alarm again. And … [Continue reading]

The Big Boo Cast, Episode 69

Well, it's the first podcast of 2017 for Melanie and me, and our discussion seems to focus on several people that we really don't know even a little bit: Mariah Carey (not to mention her affection for a bodysuit), Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling, Queen … [Continue reading]

2017, You Are Welcome Here

Last night I watched New Year's Rockin' Eve because, well, we were pretending that when the ball dropped on the East Coast that would sort of give us permission to go ahead and go to bed here in central time. I realize that probably sounds like about … [Continue reading]

New Year’s Eve Eve Eve

So. How are things? I hope y'all had a wonderful Christmas. We had most of our family here with us in Birmingham, and even though my kitchen was in about seventeen states of disarray on Christmas Eve, Sister came to my rescue and helped me get … [Continue reading]