Tag Archives: things we do as a family

What are you having for lunch? OR Wish Flanny a Happy Birthday

It’s been a long time since we talked about lunches, and it’s also been a long time (exactly one year) since I’ve had a birthday. So take your pick! Either tell me what you have for lunch today or wish … Continue reading

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Hastily-Written SCARE-venger Hunt Winner Post

As promised, here is a quick post to let everyone know that the winner of the SCARE-venger hunt is none other than our very own Ms. Theresa Marie* Couchman! It was a very close competition, except for how Theresa submitted … Continue reading

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SCARE-venger Hunt Photo Contest

With the utmost respect to our blog mom Theresa, I humbly present the 2016 Month of Scares SCARE-venger Hunt Photo Contest list. Whoever completes the most items on this list will recieve a special something from me. It’s probably going … Continue reading

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Month of Scares or what?

Hey crew. In the higher ed fundraising world we like to say, “It only takes two years to make a tradition.” (It’s a very cool world, guys.) Well, we’ve already done Month of Scares twice, so I guess it’s a … Continue reading

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Self-Aggrandizement Corner: I Wrote a Book

The cover artist did a great job, right? He kicked ass. His name is Steve Morris and I’ve known him since second grade. When we were 15 I said if I ever wrote a book, he’d be the first person … Continue reading

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Enjoy Your Thanksgiving With Great Care, Love, and Dignity

Let me be among the first to wish you and all of your family and loved ones a very Happy Thanksgiving! ¬†We’ll be off for the next 2 days, so please take this time to eat turkey, trample over hordes … Continue reading

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Monster Mix Results

This was a pure and utter delight. Thank you to everyone who participated and everyone who was enthusiastic. We’ve got a pretty good mix here, with some hella jams, although I think we can all agree that probably all of … Continue reading

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Monster Mix is A-Go Maybe!

A couple of weeks ago, when I was delirious with stress, I suggested we all band together to make a fun summer mixtape. The response was lukewarm, very much like temperatures around here this spring. But for those of us … Continue reading

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They Did the Mix. They Did the Monster Mix.

Every summer since college, three of my friends and I have made a mix CD of our favorite songs from the year. I’m in charge of putting it together every year, and it really is one of the highlights of … Continue reading

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