Blog Archives for tag humor

My gravy’s better than your gravy

We do it every year. We cut out recipes. We make lists. We go to the commissary. We elbow each… Continue reading »

The Tell-Tale Tooth

I was nervous, dreadfully nervous. True, the tooth had haunted me both day and night, but my senses were only… Continue reading »

Sexy Pizza Rat vs. Frankenstein

When I was a kid, Halloween was simple. All we had to do was be scary, be scared, and get… Continue reading »

We can dance if we want to

Every year about this time, I go on a half-hearted crash diet involving tuna fish, hard-boiled eggs, and colon cleansing… Continue reading »

Slippery Summer

Back in June, I thought summer was an all you can eat buffet of leisure splayed out before me like… Continue reading »

Hair of the Dog

I’ll admit it, I’ve got a problem. I wake up each morning, brain sluggish and throat dry. I’m not thinking… Continue reading »

Culture or torture? Lessons learned while traveling with kids

Ah, Summertime … that happy time of year when, after months of running the veritable hamster wheel of work, school,… Continue reading »

Five tips for better college visits

Listen up, hallowed halls. Take note, institutions of higher learning. Lend me your ears, foundations of educational excellence. You may… Continue reading »

The Realities of Now

Back then, you danced. I mean you really danced. During your 20s and 30s, you’d hear a song that would… Continue reading »

Put to the test

It’s that dreaded time of year, when despite the blooming trees and singing birds, many baggy-eyed humans have confined themselves… Continue reading »

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