have yourself a mindful little christmas

As our Christmas morning festivities drew to a close sometime around 3:30 PM on December 25th, I felt that familiar sensation of post-yuletide sadness beginning to set in. Many of our extended family celebrations just aren’t what they used to be (or cease to exist), the holiday gifting/decorating inspirations that gave me hope a week…

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there’s no wrong way to tell a great story

I came home on a high. I loved my Pixar ball, I loved my experiences at the Disney parks, I’d had a wonderful time with my family, and I was so excited to be home sweet home. I was also rushing to get back to life, because I had a full weekend of work ahead…

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the road that leads us here: Me & Keith (& Kacey & Luke & Dierks)

It’s that time again! The CMT Awards are tonight and CMA Fest is just around the corner. So let’s just say it’s got me all nostalgic for the days when I was walking Broadway in my aunt’s old shitkickers and buying artist merch like there was no tomorrow. Things just aren’t that easy anymore, but…

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#NostalgicForXmas

What is it about Christmas and Nostalgia? It’s like, for one month out of the year it’s perfectly OKAY to be gooby. There’s a reason 53 people out there have been watching “A Christmas Prince” every day for the last 18 days, NETFLIX. Stop calling us out on it!* *Them, I mean. But think about…

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