Our Life Together…In Boxes

Surrounded by boxes and empty walls. The smell of packing paper and cardboard fill the air. A sweaty and frustrated husband wipes his forehead with an already damp shirt before lifting yet another heavy box. And the feeling of starting over consumes your thoughts.  This was my reality a little over a week ago whenContinue Reading “Our Life Together…In Boxes”


Military Service vs. Customer Service

“Always remember, your weapon was made by the lowest bidder,” were the words of wisdom my father sent me to war with.  It was 1996 and I thought I was headed into combat in Bosnia.  The reality was much less death defying but those words stuck with me through out my career.  The reality ofContinue Reading “Military Service vs. Customer Service”


Effortless Summer Beauty Tips

  Okay, let’s just be realistic here – there really is nothing effortless about beauty right? We always have to do something to feel good – whether it’s plucking our eyebrows, whitening our teeth, or putting on make-up – there is always something to be done, but there are ways to feel and look greatContinue Reading “Effortless Summer Beauty Tips”

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50 States 50 Recipes Kentucky

I apologize ya’ll… I’ve been busier than a one legged man in a be-hind kickin’ contest… I’ll be spendin’ the week catchin  ya’ll up on the last few states I’ve cooked from- let’s start with Kentucky! Our next stop on the 50 states, 50 recipes tour is; Kentucky: http://www.50states.com/kentucky.htm State capital: Frankfurt Largest City: LouisvilleContinue Reading “50 States 50 Recipes Kentucky”