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Burt Reynolds will publish a memoir in 2015

Burt Reynolds, the 1970s heartthrob, will publish a memoir with G.P. Putnam’s Sons. The book, to be titled “But Enough About Me,” will hit shelves in fall 2015. 108 more words

Mamie Van Doren

The Glories of Sad Bastard Ballads + A Mix

High Fidelity Image via Since My Baby Left Me

So, it’s highly inappropriate, and that’s why you should do it: select the music streaming platform of your choice, make your own Sad Bastard Ballad mix, and take it with you to your next wedding invite. 179 more words

Odes to homes

Songs for rainy summer sundays, dedicated to homes.

My Tennessee Mountain Home by Dolly Parton. Country songs of course dominate the category of nostalgic songs about home and the innocence it stands for, but nobody does it quite as well as Dolly. 165 more words

Thinking Aloud

Oh, be proud of him

Yesterday evening, I was watching the baseball, on ESPN, over here in the UK. I know, no shock there, I guess. Anyway, the early game for us, was the bore fest between Detroit, and Cleveland, which was all but settled very early on, in Detroit’s favour. 405 more words

Baseball

Oh, be proud of him

Yesterday evening, I was watching the baseball, on ESPN, over here in the UK. I know, no shock there, I guess. Anyway, the early game for us, was the bore fest between Detroit, and Cleveland, which was all but settled very early on, in Detroit’s favour. 405 more words

Baseball

My dad

My dad, Bob, grew up in a small town in California you’ve never heard of called Lookout.  Almost everyone was/is related to everyone.  The town got it’s name from the settlers traveling the Oregon Trail because it sits atop a plateau, about 70 miles south of the Oregon border, with great, sprawling views.   1,279 more words

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5 Things Adult Daughters Need From Their Moms

You never really stop needing Mom. I don’t care how old you are, how successful you are, how rich you are–this truth still remains. As a child, our mom’s influence is so significant on so many levels. 447 more words