Time Jumpers remind me why I love Nashville

Monday, I surprised my husband with tickets to see The Time Jumpers. They can be found ever Monday night at 3rd & Lindsley in downtown Nashville. If you want a seat, get there early… As in, we were there at 6 pm for a 9 pm show ....more

Take a backroad

Through the years, the world has been brought into our homes first by print, then radio, television and eventually internet. At the tips of our fingers we can “visit” anywhere in the country, and “meet” amazing people. I know I have found some of my best friends via message boards, Twitter, and countless other social websites over the last 15 – 20 years ....more

Summer coming to a close…

I’m slowly starting to accept that summer is coming to an end. Slowly. Football is back, and I have my first pumpkin spiced latte of the season ....more

A yearly tradition

A lot of people this year are talking about how they can’t wait for Fall. Normally, I’m one of those people. But this year I’ve enjoyed summer and I feel like it passed by way too fast ....more

Let’s just be friends

Almost 10 years ago, I moved to Nashville and quickly fell in love with the city. I loved everything about it! It amazed me, how it was a city, but it had a small town feel ....more

13 years later

It was 13 years ago today that I graduated from Texas A&M. August 15th is a day that will forever leap off the calendar at me for that very reason. And I can’t let the day pass without making note of it ....more

Voting with the house

Confession: I’m kind of addicted to the show Big Brother. Call it a summertime guilty pleasure. Not enough to purchase the live feeds (though I do recall one year somehow having the live feeds, and that was bad news because my productivity died that summer) but I have a separate column in TweetDeck for it, and if you open my browser and type in the letter “H” it autofills in with “Hamsterwatch” these days ....more


About a month ago, maybe two months at this point, I started noticing the recurrence of “1234” around me. Mostly the fact that I had to crazy habit of looking at the clock at either 12:34 or 1:23. Or more recently 2:34 ....more

Words fail

If it were up to me to change I’d turn “lies” and “hate” to “love” and “truth” —Kill A Word, Eric Church Last night, as I watched the events in Dallas unfold via Twitter and news media, I found myself going to Facebook and starting to type a status update vocalizing my shock and sadness…...more

Bourbon adventure

Last week, my husband had a short break in his touring and we wanted to get away. Only there were two stipulations: it had to be short, and it had to be cheap. We...more