Category Archives: Fun Stuff

Bohemian Super Bowl 🇨🇿

My hometown of Ennis hosts a national polka festival each year in May. The title above stood proudly in large letters in a neighbor’s yard on Thursday before the celebration kicked off. I know, because I posted a video of … Continue reading

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Okay, Okay, Okay…

…it just hit me, although I’ve been in flux ever since the college son told me he was a fan of George Jones and such these days. You see, I thought we had similar tastes in music. Say it isn’t … Continue reading

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An Upside Down World 🌎

You know the world turned upside down when the college son is listening to George Jones and Merle Haggard, and I, as the mom, have You Can’t Stop Me by Mineo on repeat for the day. 🤦‍♀️ The above song … Continue reading

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Life Lessons 🤕

My children enjoyed various activities. Some of them played sports, such as soccer, basketball or baseball. Some of them liked to read, as in Shakespeare and computer manuals. Some of them got involved in activities at school, such as FFA, … Continue reading

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Apropos

My apologies for the lack of decorum, but I awoke with a song on my mind this morning, and I can’t find an official version, which isn’t surprising. The song is This Is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things by … Continue reading

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Well, Hmm 🤔

Interesting is a good word, I suppose, to describe the range of opinions in the world. And I’m finding that a person like myself, whose goal it is to live honestly, will run into strong versions of those opinions on … Continue reading

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Bibles Bent Like Shivs

My college guy and I have similar music tastes, and we’ve shared music for years. Sticks & Stones by Kings Kaleidoscope was his tip for me. Borderland, by John Mark Macmillan, was a find of my own. I’ve worn them … Continue reading

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