Smelly Socks: The dog days of summer
4 months, 3 weeks ago
"Oh, baby, it's hot outside," my animated 13-year-old, Austin, smartly sums up the steamy weather. This is your typical, can't-walk-barefoot-on-the-hot-sidewalk-your-feet-sticking-to-oozing-asphalt-and-two-overly-excited-boys-wanting-to-try-frying-eggs-on-our-driveway kind of hot.
Smelly Socks: Taking care of business
5 months ago
The Transportation Security Administration does not have an enviable job; it also seems to annoy most people. Complaints about long lines, imposing checks, invasion of ...
Smelly Socks: Taking one for the team
6 months ago
I have never pretended to be an outdoorsy, salt-of- the-earth type woman. I wish that I was more adventurous and enjoyed going camping and sleeping ...
Smelly Socks: Maneuvering the guilt trip
7 months, 2 weeks ago
In my younger days, I seemed determined to become an accomplished pouter. My preferred method was the classic stuck-out lower lip approach. "Please, oh please," ...
Smelly Socks: It's a wing thing
8 months ago
On the weekends, when we have the opportunity to take a trip into civilization, it is usually to Victoria to get supplies to help tackle ...