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Best Vacation Ever
Another Christmas Vacation has come and gone. I spent a lot of time with family and friends. We laughed at old stories and took a bunch of pictures that probably will remain on a phone or SD card for months. (thank goodness) We ate a lot and watched all the kids play with their new toys for a min or…
Words With Husbands
After a long hiatus, my husband Perry and I reentered the world of Words With Friends over the holidays. Our first game didn't end the way I'd hoped after he thrashed me with the final score of 364 to 324. The competitive beast within me roared to life and after devoting a considerable amount of tim…
Madison and Shepherd Morning Minute
January 2nd, 2013
Forecast:  Cloudy and cold. High of 48.
Local: Jason Jonson accused of fatally shooting George Boyd on New Years Eve.
State: Alabama senator, Richard Shelby, one of eight votes against Fiscal Cliff bill.
National: Fiscal Cliff Deal: All tax...
My No Years Resolution
The one resolution I've been successful at keeping is refusing to make them. Perhaps fear of certain failure prevents me from embracing shiny new ideas or perhaps I'm lazy. I'm inclined to believe it is a combination of both.
If a new year was all that was required to turn over a new leaf then no one…
Oh No, Super Mario
During my visit to New York last week, I saw Super Mario posing for pictures in Times Square. My children have always been big fans so I waited patiently to pose with him so I could text the photo to my boys at home.
Imagine my surprise when I stumbled across this headline last night:
'Super Mario Bro…
Madison and Shepherd Morning Minute
December 21st 2012
World is ending today. It was fun.

Forecast:  sunny. HIGH of 52.
Local: State Troopers donate teddy bears to DCH.
State: Gov. Bentley to hold moment of silence today at 9:30 in remembrance of Sandy Hook Elementary school victims...
Madison and Shepherd Morning Minute
December 20th 2012
You're Invited to the 3rd Annual Madison and Shepherd Open House Christmas Party between 7am and 9am this morning! GREAT door prizes and delicious breakfast on us!

Forecast:  Rain. HIGH of 63.
Local: Mercedes-Benz plans major hiring wave next year...
Madison and Shepherd Morning Minute
December 19th 2012
ONLY 2 Days until the Madison and Shepherd Annual
Open House Christmas Party!

Forecast:  Mostly sunny with HIGH of 72.
Local: FBI probes West Alabama Narcotics Task Force.
State: Homewood police charge 29 year old woman with murder of a young woman and her two sons in a botched r…
Madison and Shepherd Morning Minute
December 18th 2012
ONLY 3 Days until the Madison and Shepherd Annual
Open House Christmas Party!

Forecast:  Sunny with HIGH of 64.
Local: Tuscaloosa Police Department set up a bait house to catch would-be burglars. It took three hours to catch one...
Twenty Kisses
Seconds after I reversed out of the parking spot in front of DePalma's, I broke down. As news of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary school exploded into unimaginable horror, I could no longer remain just an observer of the unfolding tragedy...

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