On Being a Gazelle

I am trying to catch up from our trips to Texas and South Carolina (to drop off and pick up the girls from a Grandma and Pa Pa vacation). Laundry is nearly caught up, house is a disaster, school is limping back to the track, and I’m working 20 hours/week in between. So, dear readers,…

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Protected Sex

via First Things: Heck, let’s go out on a limb here and point out that none of these women seems to have a stable relationship with a man that has stood the test of time. So, “protected” sex doesn’t seem to do much for women in terms of encouraging long term commitments from men, and…

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I’m Glad I’m Not a Child There!

For five years, I’ve driven past this sign on I-77 in North Carolina.  I have to say that the first thing I thought of when I saw it was the unpleasant experience of getting a lower GI when I was a child, and so I wonder what kind of home for children this could possibly…

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Blogroll Highlight: New Blog for Grammar Nazis

I’ve just added a new blog to the blogroll, though it’s just getting started.  So far, they’ve only got one entry, but they are looking for help. The Red Inkwell: Itching to Fix Grammatical Errors Everywhere Should be interesting once it’s got more entries. Please browse my eBay items. Thank you.

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Subway’s Essay Contest

Regular Guy Paul says that Subway is holding an essay contest.  Only problem is, they’re banning the largest group of parents who would actually make their kids participate: homeschoolers. Their rules state: Contest is open only to legal US residents, over the age of 18 with children in either elementary, private or parochial schools that…

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Time to Pray for Ted Kennedy

What is happening to him is exactly – exactly – what happened to my aunt. Pray for his soul.  Pray hard for him.  He will have a lot to answer for. [image source]

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Rest in Peace

My aunt’s suffering is over.  She passed away this morning around 10:00 a.m. (Central). Please pray for the repose of her soul, for her husband, for her four sons (two of whom are in high school right now), her daughter-in-law and grandson, and for her mother, my grandmother. Thank you.

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