The 10 Best Songs of Summer

The quintessential Summer Album   First of All, Covid Sucks Don't worry, I'll get to the top songs, I just wanted to set the scene here. I think we can all agree that Summer 2020 has not been anything like our summers of the past thanks to the specter and hysteria of the Corona Virus.…

It’s Cherry Season!

Image by Jill Wellington from Pixabay This is a wonderful time of year for me (minus the oppressive Texas heat!) for so many reasons: most importantly, July 5th is my wedding anniversary (24 years this year!), I love 4th of July celebrations - grilling, barbecue, red, white & blue, fireworks, the whole she-bang. And because…

Side Table: July 19, 2019

Greetings from Houston: Sweltering Summer Edition   It's summertime in Houston, Texas - and that means I don't venture outdoors unless it's an emergency, or something I can't cancel or back out of in good conscience. In the latter case, I make a dash from the front door to the car and get the AC…