J.J. Watt

Christmas Wish List

I don’t want a lot for Christmas, but the few things on my list might present a bit of a challenge in obtaining. The items are worth the effort and several of them benefit many others besides myself. Here’s a peek at what’s on my wish list: 1. A Holly Jolly Burrito — A meal at Chipotle…

A Day in St. John’s

My visit to St. John’s, Newfoundland, began with a bit of excitement. I made it to the hotel just fine, but the hubby had a bit of a delay. Actually, a huge delay. Turns out the one-runway St. John’s airport was shut down due to a bomb threat. My husband’s plane was able to land,…

Nashville t-shirt

Meandering Through Music City

Music City. Despite all the recording studios and records that come out of New York and Los Angeles, Nashville is the unsuspecting place that gets the “Music City” distinction. Now I understand why. Everywhere you go, Nashville screams music. From the bars, also called “honky tonks,” lining Broadway that feature bands every day beginning at 11…

10 Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Christmas Songs

Christmas songs. Other than politics, few things in life are quite so polarizing. People tend to love holiday music or hate it. By the time we reach the end of the holiday season, however, more people tend to be in the “hate” category. The biggest problem is that the Christmas song catalog remains relatively small…