Oreos!

This one’s just for fun! Maybe it’s that summer-time fun feeling, or maybe my mind is stuck in vacation mode, but I’ve been thinking about this story that aired on the CSB Sunday Morning Show a couple of months ago in celebration of the 100th...

Welcome Baby Blake!

One week ago today—June 6, 2012—I launched this website, and my blog was out for the world to see. On that exact day, friends of ours welcomed their first baby boy, Blake, into the world. Of course, Facebook pages were filled with pictures and congratulations from...

Painting the Town

If you keep reading my blog, it won’t take you long to realize that I’m a very big fan of “paying it forward”. You’ll also come to know that one of my favorite shows is the CBS Sunday Morning Show. This past Sunday, they showcased one of the best examples of paying it...

When it’s Real

After months of working on this website and preparing for a blog, I thought it only appropriate to start with this post. When I started writing a novel, and even after I finished, I was hesitant to discuss it. Then I quit my job, and people would ask, “What are you...