Tag Archives: Georgia

Happy Birthday Judy Popkin!

Judy would have been 57 today … we remember. And The Writer’s Almanac, as usual, is eerily spot on … Midsummer, Georgia Avenue by Mary Jo Salter Happiness: a high, wide porch, white columns crowned by the crepe-paper party hats … Continue reading

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Happy Mother's Day

Yup, it’s Mother’s Day. Hope yours is a good one, whether you’re celebrating someone or being celebrated yourself. The universe has been kind enough to send sun, a steady breeze, and cooler temperatures — hopefully making relatively pain free outdoor … Continue reading

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Thoroughly Thursday

Okay, checking out the scene here on a Thursday morning. I am (of course) in a hurry. So here are some quick updates: HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew will be here this weekend! Hooray! Hopefully the snowstorm/rainstorm that appears to be brewing … Continue reading

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Congratulations, Pat!

Pat Summitt’s Lady Vols gave her a solid, at-home victory over Georgia … and her 1000th win last night!  She wanted to hit the milestone at home on the court named after her – and she did – thanks to … Continue reading

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… and Then There Was UConn

Yup, Auburn (“You can’t win if you can’t shoot“) lost to Georgia last night, leaving Andy Landers and Geno Auriemma both very happy.  Meanwhile, Angie Bjorklund and the Lady Vols gave Pat Summitt her 999th win … I get so … Continue reading

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Wednesday Morning – It Wasn't Just a Dream!

Good news still abounds! While we were sleeping, Obama smashed McCain in Nevada, and won Indiana for the Dems – first time since Lyndon Johnson in 1964!  The turnout was the highest in US electoral history, with more than 130 … Continue reading

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Now it's November

Another Halloween has gone by with no trick or treaters on this hill (and now we have a hefty basket of chocolate to work our way through).  It’s November and we’re at four days and counting.  As the sun rises, … Continue reading

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Transitions

Here we go!  As the USWNT soccer news slowly dwindles, the news on the political front picks up.  Here’s a link to Michelle Obama’s speech from last night (text and video), and here’s a link to video and an article … Continue reading

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Westful Wednesday … Weally

Okay everyone, get to bed EARLY tonight … because it all starts up again tomorrow!  West up … or maybe do a wittle weading about waccoons! The women rounded out their Sweet Sixteen last night, and here’s how it stands.  … Continue reading

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