That Girl

If you were in my neck of the woods on Wednesday, you might have observed the following: After her own car broke down, a mother behind the wheel of a stick shift sedan (generously on loan from Uncle C) for the first time in fifteen years, lurching around corners, rolling down hills and stalling at traffic lights. … Read More

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Mother’s Day

So many thanks to Honey and the littles for a indulgent Mother’s Day.  As is our tradition, we started the day with Krispy Kreme and ended it over steaks on the Big Green Egg.  In between we brunched at the club, Honey did laundry and took the boys to JuJu’s house for a spell, we… Read More

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Just Like Her

I sit here, my sixth time being celebrated as a mother, and cannot help but reflect on my own mother and all that she’s done for me, taught me, showed me and sacrificed for me.  She’s kind, beautiful, driven, creative, smart, stylish, so-Southern and, most of all, loves her girls with all her being.  And… Read More

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Clean Old Fashioned Hate

Clean, old fashioned hate.  It’s the term we use down South to describe the long standing college rivalry between Georgia Tech and the University of Georgia.  While GT is clearly head and shoulders above those mangy bulldogs in academics, the college contention spans the realm of sports – from football to baseball to golf and… Read More