March 20th, 2013

Three Wonderful Years

Three years ago today, Big Daddy and I said “I do” in Indiana.

I cannot believe how much has changed in three years. Our careers have changed vastly. And even our home- I never would have though we’d be in Florida!

We’ve also, through all the crazy things life has thrown at us these …READ MORE

October 1st, 2012

Weekend with B

It almost never happens, but this past weekend B was off work! In fact, he’s been off for five days (Thursday-Monday), a non-requested little break between positions. Tomorrow starts the new job!

We managed to find a ton of things to do while spending precious time together. Friday we went for a bunch of beers …READ MORE

August 20th, 2012

Awesome Weekend Recap

I had a great weekend- well, mostly Sunday.

My new Orlando friend Lisa and I met up at noon at World of Beer for their special “Yappy Hour” day. They gave $1 off any beer with “Dog” in the name. I stuck with Sea Dog, having their IPA and then their Apricot. Sea Dog has …READ MORE

August 16th, 2012

kjpugs Book Review: Rules of Civility

I’ve read some great books lately (Oogy, The Help, Bossypants,┬áThe Year of Living Biblically) but the one I just finished was worthy of a lengthy blog post. This was the first book I’ve read in ages- maybe ever- where I could visualize it as a movie. A really GOOD movie. I desperately want this book …READ MORE

July 9th, 2012

Why We're Saying Goodbye to "Mainstream" Beer

I guess a lot of you guys who know me won’t be surprised that this post is something I’m fired up about. Just a look at my little label cloud on my sidebar shows how prevalent “anger” is. I get fired up easily. Dog rescue and fighting puppy mills, politics and people who vote without …READ MORE