Monthly Archives: January 2013

The No Tangle Brush

Kalista’s No Tangle Brush came in the mail today. Which means she’s spent the 30 minutes since we got home and retrieved the mail telling me how wrong I was for advising it’d be a “piece of crap.” I’ve heard … Continue reading

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Barbecue, cast iron and pecans

Those who know me slightly more than not at all know I do not fit in the South. Most of my days in the seven years since moving to North Carolina from New York for college have been spent planning … Continue reading

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Is there more?

Churches in town often ask the question, “Is there more to life than this.” Or some variety of it. That is stupid. Let’s get one thing straight: if you’re asking something like that, you don’t need a reverend – you … Continue reading

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Chasing saltines

At some point each day, I offer an explanation, declaration or theory to my 7-year-old daughter that’s too prolonged and tedious to possibly forget any time soon. Luckily, I rarely want to do that anyway. “What do you want for … Continue reading

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