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It’s Saturday. Praise cheeses! I am desperate to blow off a little steam. My friend Simone and her husband are hosting a “stupid t shirt” party later tonight, and it think it will be a lot of fun. It is a pretty great idea, if you think about it. Everyone will have a conversation starter […]

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Football: The Lovable Aspects of an Unlovable Sport

You know that breakaway banner the cheerleaders make for the football game? You know how the football team aggressively rips through it as they charge the field? Well, that breakaway banner is my social life, and those big ol’ boys are about to tear it in two. Football is a dirty home-wrecker. All the good […]

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A Case for Regular-ol’ Cake

As a general rule, I prefer cakes baked by 70 year old women or, at the very least, baked with their recipes. These girls know what’s good. When given the opportunity to choose a dessert at a pot luck, I always go with the cake on the most out-of-style pan; a casserole dish in Corning […]

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Crashing the Party

photo credit: http://www.sentimentalheartphoto.com I once crashed a little black girl’s birthday party at a city park. It was quite a while back, not something that has crossed my mind in ages, but I thought about it this weekend while my family and I were at the park picnicking under the pavilion. Years ago, when we […]

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