White Christmas

White Christmas

Thank you! Thank you! Thank you, Mother Nature! Actually, you should all probably thank me for this beautiful white Christmas because last night I made my family watch the classic White Christmas against their will, and I’m pretty sure it’s my devotion as a hopeless musical junkie that prompted this beautiful holiday weather. My kids ...
Christmas Choir

Christmas Choir 1

Magic. That is the only way to describe the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Christmas concert. On Friday night I got to see it live again this year, and I was blown away, again. Even if you’re in the nosebleed seats, which we were, there is something about being in the atmosphere of the conference center all ...
Mad Monday

Mad Monday

        Monday, Monday. I got a speeding ticket on my way into town this morning. I was driving on a road that’s known as “the old Mendon highway.” The word “highway” is misleading because it sounds like the speed limit would be a highway speed, like at least 50 mph. It’s not. ...
The Regan for the Season

The Regan for the Season 3

We had coveted Brian Regan tickets for Friday night at the Eccles Theater—fourth row, center. Oh yeah. We could see his nose hair when he pulled those funny faces. It was AWESOME! I’ve seen Brian Regan live three times now and he never disappoints. He did all new material, and I would know because we ...
Thanksgrieving

Thanksgrieving

Sigh. I’m home. It’s over. I’ve been pumped for months about going to see my sister in Washington over Thanksgiving and it’s over already. We had so much fun! We shopped, cooked, exercised, stayed up late and talked and talked, and ate and ate. We went to movies, watched movies and football on the couch, ...