That time Aaron Rodgers Angels-in-the-Outfielded us and we won the football game

That time Aaron Rodgers Angels-in-the-Outfielded us and we won the football game

On an afternoon in which Aaron Rodgers raised his powerful arms, flapped them like that cute Angels in the Outfield kid, and hushed a 78,000+ crowd, I thought about all the history that glorious stadium holds. "Shhhh," Number 12 said, and then gave us all a thumbs up when we did, "Let the magic of [...]

10 things to love about the night (from a circumstantial morning person)

10 things to love about the night (from a circumstantial morning person)

By circumstance, I am a morning person. I consider the slow, optimistic stretch of sunrise to be my main reward for rolling out of bed in time to salute it. But, my heart belongs to the night. I love the cool juxtaposition of peace and anticipation a rising moon brings. I admire nocturnal creatures, with [...]

Five life lessons from the Cookie Lady (on the occasion of her 91st birthday)

Five life lessons from the Cookie Lady (on the occasion of her 91st birthday)

Want to sashay into your 92nd second year with a twinkle in your eye? Then, you have to live like the Cookie Lady. Are you up to the challenge? First, you'll need to get your priorities in order -- God first, family second and, if you have those two, who cares what else you have [...]