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June 2017

  • car accident fate

    10 Seconds

    10 seconds. That’s how long it took me Tuesday morning to dig around my closet to find a pair of shoes I was considering wearing for the day. I decided they didn’t go with the outfit and threw them back.

    30 minutes later I was heading to work down one of those backcountry roads with a speed limit of 50 when a pick up truck didn’t see my smaller car and pulled out to cross the road. Read more

  • Bookworm Gardens
    Family Adventure Series

    Adventures (or Fox’s Insufferable Photo Ops) at Bookworm Gardens

    Welcome to the first post of my Family Adventure Series.  My biggest dream in life, aside from winning a year’s supply of York Peppermint Patties and gaining nary a pound from said good fortune, is that I can one day quit the corporate gig, drive around the nation in an RV and visit every single crazy attraction offered.  Got a big ball of yarn in your state?  I want to see it.  Have a museum dedicated to potatoes?  Actually I hate potatoes, so I’d probably pass on that one, but you get the gist.  And since my lifelong goal of taking off all Kerouac-beatnik-style is probably not happening anytime soon, I’m settling for some more local flavor to fill spare weekends.  Most likely with child in tow.  So enjoy our first adventure to Bookworm Gardens below. Read more