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Green for Vets, Red for Hookers

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We were on our way to a basketball game when from the back seat of the van we hear, “What’s the green light mean?” Bewildered, I ask “Huh?” “The green lights.  On some people’s front porches.  Why are some green and some aren’t?” My own light went off in my head “Oh!  Well, that means…
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When holiday crazy brings a little bit of hurt

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Happy Thanksgiving week y’all!  I can’t believe we are just days away from celebrating Thanksgiving.  Especially in school world, it seems once we hit Halloween, it is a slippery slope to the 3rd nine weeks.  And in the Library, we live 2 weeks in the future and are reminded of how fast time moves with…
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Romanticization. I think they make a cream for that.

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So gearing up for the impending holidays, we set out this weekend to take our Christmas picture. It takes 11 months of pep talks to get me ready for these. Once mom and I walked confidently into the JCPenney photo section with a 5 and 1 year old boy in tow. I was ready. Which…
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