Category Archives: Family

Hike Up Berea’s Pinnacles Closes Out Spring Break

This weekend marked the final days of what was a three-week spring break for students in the Frankfort Independent School District. With questionable weather most of the break there was lots of gaming, binging on questionable television programming, staying up … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Exercise, Family, Food, Liquor, Pictures, Reviews, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Crowds Fill DC and Beyond in “March for Our Lives”

They came from Parkland. They came from Newtown. They came from Columbine. They came from Las Vegas, Virginia Tech, Orlando, St. Louis, Atlanta, Detroit, and Chicago. People came from every corner of the country on March 24, to demonstrate in … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Family, News, Politics, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Cuban Sandwich Worthy of Super Bowl Contention

For anyone hosting a Super Bowl party or who has a hungry horde at home ready to feast on tasty treats Sunday leading up to the big game – try offering this marinated Cuban sandwich on your menu as a … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Food, Reviews | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Crawfish Pie Spices Up Monday Dinner

Anyone out there ever have an item that keeps hanging around in the refrigerator or freezer just screaming to get used up, but don’t have a great idea what to do with it? I had a single pie crust lingering … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Food, Reviews | Tagged | Leave a comment

From Affleck to Weinstein, Floodgates open in 2017 for Victims of Sexual Harassment

As 2017 has now exited let us all take a group exhale and attempt to relax as we bid farewell to this tumultuous year. Unfortunately, unlike a bad hangover, the nation can’t simply slam a bottle of Pedialyte and hope … Continue reading

Posted in Family, News, Politics | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Gumbo Ya-Ya for a Christmas Birthday

Holiday gatherings are generally neither small nor intimate affairs in my family these days. They use to be growing up. There were just the four of us in Frankfort, as our extended relations lived in North Carolina and Pennsylvania. These … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Food, Liquor, Reviews | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Egg and Sausage Casserole for New Year’s Eve

As we are now on the umpteenth day of Christmas vacation, with kids and adults endlessly home, staying up late, and famished come morning, I wanted to pass along a breakfast creation that has proved easy and satisfying. Nothing fancy … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Food, Reviews | Tagged | 1 Comment