Monthly Archives: January 2011

Giggles, Guitars, and Flying Potato Chips

There’s been a bit of a debate stirred up on the radio this past week about who has the most influence in a child’s life – family or school.  Having had experience in both arenas, I think I’m pretty safe … Continue reading

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Hooray for Characters!

I love books.  I’ve been an avid reader ever since Mrs. Whatley put Lassie and the Mystery at Blackberry Bog into my hands in third grade.  I love adventure, intrigue, romance, mystery, and the books I enjoy most are the … Continue reading

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Like a Two-Edged Sword

For those of you who may not know, my daughter is adopted.  Scott and I tried unsuccessfully for the first eight years of our marriage to get pregnant, but it was not to be.  I have just recently learned that … Continue reading

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An Unexpected Gift, and a Grateful Wife and Mom

When Scott and I were first married we loved to go shopping.  We’d drive into Dallas for the afternoon and then proceed to wander wherever our fancy took us.  Sometimes we’d browse the specialty shops in the mall, sometimes we’d … Continue reading

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My Badge of Honor

I love the Food Network.  I don’t necessarily love it for the new recipes I find because quite honestly I don’t think most of what the chefs prepare adds up to anything edible!  (My family and I have very simple … Continue reading

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Riding the Wave

A very dear friend of mine created a Facebook page recently, and seeing her there took me back to a very special time in my life before I was married.  The then brand new KSBJ radio station in Houston used volunteers … Continue reading

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Not for the Faint-hearted

Surfing the net is tough!  When my 10 year old laughs at my lack of competence and rolls her eyes that I don’t understand the lingo, then I know with certainty that this new world of URL’s, browsers, cookies, links, … Continue reading

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