Something About Birmingham: Matt Herren Band

I’m obsessed with local music. It’s one of the things I love about this city. On any given night, you can pop into a random bar or restaurant and be pleasantly surprised by what you hear. A few Birmingham favorites: Kat DeLacruz, Ugli Stick (Eric Erdman), Groove Daddy, Goodfellas, Act of Congress, Simone Durand Trio … [Read more…]

Jiggity Jig

Random post for anyone who’s interested… School started back today in our neck of the woods. I live directly across the street from the elementary school. A few things I hate about that: 1. My street is a one way during the school year between the hours of 7:30 & 8:15am and 2:30 & 3:15pm. … [Read more…]

Pardon my Parton

I love traditions. And, the holidays are an excellent time to bring out those long loved traditions that we hold near and dear. Twirling in your office endlessly, while listening to Dolly Parton’s “Hard Candy Christmas,” for instance. Don’t judge and don’t ask me to turn it down. It’s a sure sign that the holidays … [Read more…]