Along with sixteen of my Accent colleagues- editors, writers, photo journalists and graphic designers- I competed at the 2011 Texas Intercollegiate Press Association (TIPA) conference that was held in Fort Worth from March 31 to April 1. (more…)
It was early evening and I was tired. Waiting until the last minute to get ready, my desire to stay home increased with each passing moment. (more…)
During spring break the kids and I spent some time in the great outdoors soaking up the beautiful sunshine, accumulating vitamin D, and plucking, digging, and chucking giant weeds. But how does this make me a patron of the arts? Pay close attention, this explanation is even more convoluted than usual. (more…)
I’ve decided that I should take the nutritionists’ advice about adding more greens to my diet. (more…)
Spring has sprung here in Austin. The signs are everywhere. (more…)
Milestones come and milestones go. Sunday March 7, 2010 marked the one year anniversary of this blog and today marks another milestone… My Birthday!
At 10 years old I hit the big 1-O, double digits. And several years ago the advanced age of “the big don’t tell-O” rolled around. (I figured it made more sense to call it that than to pretend to be 29 for the rest of my life ).
Share some virtual birthday cake with me! I guess it’s finally time for me to grow up.
After years of inept parenting, deplorable habits, abject laziness, and indulgence in mind rotting television, I have decided to take a parenting class to see if I can undo years of incompetence. I mean, they ‘ve got a couple more years before they graduate and leave home. It’s not too late, is it ?! (more…)