On July 21st, I will be attending my 30-year high school reunion at my rural Ohio high school. It will be full of fun things like seeing old teachers, visiting old schools, seeing old classmates. Lots of old stuff to make me feel less old or conversely, even older. Let's just say… Continue reading Things I Didn’t Do Before My 30-Year High School Reunion
That was just fun to say. As you can see, 2017 is not going to be about award-winning journalism here at A Grace Full Life. No see the bar is set low on purpose because you all need a freaking break from Facebook, CNN, Buzzfeed and Yahoo News informing you that MY GOD ARETHA… Continue reading Snickerdoodle. Lick a Poodle
But you will have to wait three hours for them to bake. I am upfront and honest because if that is too much of a commitment for you, then this is not your recipe. But let me just say that they are worth that wait time. I love meringue cookies. A little French patisserie in… Continue reading The Easiest Cookie You Will Ever Make
Whenever I hear the name Radio Flyer, I relate it to little red wagons. Oh sure, they make much more than just little red wagons but for me, Radio Flyer will always be synonymous with a wagon. My first little red wagon was given to me by my grandma for my first birthday. I would… Continue reading Why Radio Flyer Makes Me Misty
Famous people usually start out humbly. Stand on corners dressed as frankfurters or work as singing waiters at a rock and roll joint. Have bosses that threaten to kill them and make it look like an accident or get fired on their first day for drinking on the job. I then by default should be… Continue reading My Resume Proves Why I Should Be Famous
While I was KonMari'ing the crap out of my home a few weeks ago, I made a discovery. My high school diary. I didn't have to ask if it brought me joy because of the gems inside, oh boy. If you ever need to do a check to see if you have evolved? Read any… Continue reading Dear Diary, Why Was I So Pathetic?
I was reading my friend Teri's blog post about how colleges need to start showing the marching band during halftime college football games a few weeks ago and it got me reminiscing about my marching band days. Over Christmas break of 1987, our little Ohio high school marching band got to go to… Continue reading Citrus Bowl My Ass. More Like Citrus Hole