Posted in July 2012

Where Special Kids Shine

Where Special Kids Shine

I haven’t met very many people that say they enjoy public speaking, but most people have to do it at some point in their life. For class, for work, or in my case for a pre-school graduation in front of 200+ people. Last night, my mom and I delivered the commencement speech for the graduating … Continue reading

Dog Days of Summer

Dog Days of Summer

My dog Penny loves playing outside. But the combination of a hot Alabama summer and being a Boston Terrier susceptible to heat stroke can make it difficult for us to get out there and enjoy the world outside my apartment. I really like taking Penny on walks around UA’s Quad after the sun has gone down, but … Continue reading

Good Morning, Baltimore!

Good Morning, Baltimore!

Whoa-oh-oh, I just got back from visiting my wonderful friend/college roommate Leslie in Baltimore, MD. She moved from our home town of Tuscaloosa to the Charm City last summer for grad school (she’s singing opera up in Peabody, ain’t she fancy?). Here are a few things I learned about Baltimore: They’re public transportation is really tops. … Continue reading

Through the Wire

Through the Wire

Remember my little brother, Stuart? Tall, athletic, funny and, up until last Friday, cursed with a pretty bad underbite. This is Stuart the day before his surgery. See how his chin sits farther out than his nose? Since he was little, Stuart has never been able to place his top row of teeth over his … Continue reading

Oops, is it July?

Oops, is it July?

I know doing a recap post for the past two months is sort of a cop-out, but it’s my bloggy and I’ll cry if I want to*. *No actual tears were shed in the writing of this post. Here are a few quick highlights: Enjoyed a trip to Gulf Shores with my family celebrating Memorial … Continue reading