• Was 1983 the Greatest Year in Music History?

    Here’s a list of just some of the great albums that were released in 1983. These are so good and so well-known, that I bet music fans of my generation don’t need me to put the artist’s name next to each one. SynchronicityLet’s DanceWarMurmurFrontiersRebel YellMadonnaPyromaniaEliminatorSeven & The Ragged TigerThe CrossingAn Innocent Man90125She’s So Unusual Metal …

    May 29, 2021
  • Meet Blaze (Also, I’m Exhausted!)

    I guess I’d forgotten how much energy young dogs have. Because we’ve had a new and young dog for about 9-10 hours and I AM EXHAUSTED. 😆 This beautiful girl is Blaze! We debated as a family for the past week about what to name her, and no one really came up with a name …

    May 15, 2021
  • TV Shows I’d Be Willing to Start a Podcast About

    Ted Lasso Billions Yellowstone For All Mankind The Mandalorian The Voice Shark Tank LOST (been threatening to do a LOST podcast forever!) In the right situation, you might also convince me to do a podcast about Chopped, The Morning Show, The Blacklist, and 9-1-1. (On-air image by Michi S from Pixabay)

    May 2, 2021
  • I Saw a Movie Tonight. In a Movie Theater.

    I sure didn’t expect to get a bit emotional tonight in the parking lot of the Queensgate 12 movie theaters, but I also didn’t expect to go 16 months without even being able to see a movie at a real theater. Such was the case tonight, though, as I walked out to my car after …

    April 23, 2021
  • A Healthy Attitude Toward Science and Faith

    Over the past 9-10 months, it’s been both sad and frustrating to see so many people trashing and mocking the scientific community. I see and hear it almost every day from people I respect. They mock science, scientists, doctors, and anyone who supports/believes what scientific and medical experts say. This seems to be borne of …

    January 31, 2021
  • Backyard Church, Every Morning

    I’ve been praying for you. Every morning for the past several months, come rain, shine, or snow, I spend a few moments standing out on our back patio, looking at the beautiful western views and having a little conversation with God. The back patio is my happy place. In the spring, summer, and fall, I …

    January 1, 2021