Category Archives: Personal

We had a fishing not-a-party for the baby at Braunig Lake this weekend. We had a lot of fun and I took a few photos. My sister made the adorable decorations above (this is just a small part of them). They were intended to be used at his birthday party that got cancelled but I […]

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Yesterday was Football Sunday and for a person who writes about sports for a living, this means I think something like 27 hours of football-watching in one day. And I don’t know if you’ve ever been in the presence of a child before, but trying to attentively watch something you want or need to watch […]

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If you’re a friend*, you know I’ve been slowly working up the nerve to get back into style blogging (and one thousand other things). Lately, I’ve been trying to unpack my whys: why do I even want to do this and why am I so terrified to do this. I spent chunks of this week […]

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This weekend S had a speaking engagement in Dallas. So since for the past several weeks of summer, 94% of my day has been spent asking myself  “How do I keep these kids fed and entertained in Houston” I decided to switch it up a bit and ask myself “How do I keep these kids […]

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I met a mom this morning, well call her New MomFriend. New MomFriend and I had a candid conversation and at some point I disclosed to her that I never have that “they’re growing too fast” feeling. The sentiment appears at some point towards the end of nearly 100% of chats between mothers about their kids. […]

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