cars, children, current events, Freak Flag, hey look a squirrel, housekeeping, old pop culture references, silliness, truth

not feeling it

I’m not feeling 2016, y’all. I’m just not. And you can’t make me so don’t even try. Honestly 2015 was kind of a crappy year for me and I’m happy to be done with it. But 2016? What’s that? It’s like the future, man. Cars should be flying. Hoverboards should be hovering. My house should be in space. I should…

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5k, Freak Flag, health, hijinks, new kids on the block, old pop culture references, running, shenanigans, silliness, unnecessary quotation marks

I Don’t Even Know Who I Am Anymore.

In January I ran my first 5K. On Saturday I will run my first 10K. Do what? Seriously, who am I? I don’t even know anymore. I think this is my version of a mid-life crisis. Except I think everyone is going through it. Is it just me, or does it seem like everybody everywhere is running? Well, not like…

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cancer, Eddie Vedder, education, Freak Flag, friends, growing up, long live rock 'n' roll, old pop culture references, Pearl Jam, super cool husbands, thankful

Eddie Vedder has been taunting me for years.

Like many people my age, I remember the first time I heard Pearl Jam’s album Ten. It was so different and so awesome and so exactly what I needed to hear. Thus began my love affair with Pearl Jam and — of course — with Eddie Vedder. Pearl Jam’s second album came out my freshman year of college, which was…

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