It Can’t Stay Cold Forever

We’re having a bit of a January thaw here in Minnesota.    And while January is really the dregs of the deep freeze, the longest stretch of unbearable cold in a state where unbearable cold is the norm, already there have been some small and subtle reminders that spring will come.  Temps have climbed into the [...]

And Here It Is

Thursday morning I will do what just a few months ago seemed unthinkable.  I will load my boy up onto his school bus and send him off to his very first day of kindergarten.  And then I will promptly fall apart.
It’s the moment I spent all summer both planning and avoiding.  I marked each day [...]

CBS, You Suck

Athletics used to be my one relatively politics-free zone. Until CBS went and screwed that whole thing up.