In Which We Are In Fact A Very Grateful People


I can't say for sure that filming the dotMOM intro video with Melanie and Christy Nockels was an adrenaline rush, but I can tell you that when I finally got home Friday afternoon around 1:30, I hung out with Alex for a little while, visited for a few … [Continue reading]

For The General Enjoyment Of The Group

A few items of interest (well, hopefully) on what has turned out to be a most enjoyable Tuesday: - A few weeks ago I was a guest on the Boss Girl Creative podcast and had the best time talking with Taylor Bradford, who's the host. Well, that … [Continue reading]

I’ve Fallen Into The Apple Music Rabbit Hole & I Can’t Get Out

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Way back when I was a fresh-faced newlywed who had no need for anything even remotely resembling an intensive nighttime moisturizer, I listened to a whole lot of Ben Folds Five. It was the perfect angst-y music for my angst-y inner English major, and … [Continue reading]

The Big Boo Cast, Episode 50

Well, our little podcast and Sally O'Malley have something in common. This is our 50th episode, only I didn't even realize it until Alex mentioned it to me right before we started recording, and then I forgot to say anything to Melanie until … [Continue reading]

11 Mildly Interesting Points On A Tuesday Night In Almost-July

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1. I just got home from a quick trip to Mississippi, and in case you are wondering, every 18-wheeler in existence is currently traveling on I-20. 2. EVERY. SINGLE. ONE. 3. Mama had a couple of doctor's appointments today, and she was a little … [Continue reading]

My Not-Quite-Finished Favorite


We've been in this house for 8 1/2 years, and at this point it looks like we're going to shoot for 40. It's not that we never think about leaving, though. Every three or four months one of us will bring up the possibility of selling and buying … [Continue reading]