I have been a sugar addict since my first haircut. It was 1964... the barber scared me but the purple lollipop calmed my nerves. I was 2, and I was hooked!read more →
Part 1 in a series, studying the culture and chaos that play out in a Greek family, through the eyes of a non-Greek, who stumbled into it all by marriage, unaware of the customs, protocols, and traditions.read more →
Katrina was meeting with a possible new vendor for the Back40 Mercantile at the Dallas show before we opened and after hearing Kat recite our store's sustainability mission the woman says, in a fairly loud drawled out voice:
"OH SO YOU'RE ONE OF THOSE GREEN PEOPLE"
(when Kat retold it, "green" had two syllables)
My daughter turned 13 today.
8.30am, C section, Santa Monica Hospital, Arnold Schwarzenegger Maternity ward.
I remember it like it was 68 years ago.
One day my little girl got tall...
Football used to be a 4 season sport.
In my childhood, we played football year 'round. My 4 brothers and I would play full contact, aggressive tackle football...