An Ode to Debi.

Yesterday was Mother's Day, and my mom, brother and I were able to celebrate together for the first time in over a decade.  It was wonderful to be together (also: my brother had his hooding ceremony for his master's degree, which was amazing, and proud doesn't cover it)! Anyone who's had the pleasure of meeting … Continue reading An Ode to Debi.

Friday Miracle.

Hi friends!  It's been a wonderful weekend of good friends and good wine, and looking at mummies and dinosaur fossils.  I hope yours was equally magical! This week, I was given a tiny miracle.  Years ago, my mom gave me the Elsa Peretti "J" necklace from Tiffany & Co. for Christmas.  It was special and … Continue reading Friday Miracle.

Friends!  I've been absentee lately - the last month or two have been ridiculously fun.  I went to a bachelorette party in the Poconos, my beautiful step-sister got married near Chicago, a co-worker's daughter had her bat mitzvah, and OH YEAH, I got published in a literary magazine. But today's topic is my long-awaited, glorious … Continue reading

Ring My Bell.

As I'm sure you all know, the 120th annual Monon Bell game happened this past weekend.  What's that?  You've never heard of it?  Let me enlighten you. Each November, the DePauw University Tigers (read=the good guys) take on the Wabash Little Giants in an epic battle to bring home the Monon bell, which was donated … Continue reading Ring My Bell.