Category Archives: Good Things

Well, that warms my heart!!

Looks like we didn’t beat the 55K of last year (which admittedly, was a very weird year) – but folks stepped up for kids in Durham County and there is 21K before matching to buy food for kids! I know … Continue reading

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LET’S FEED SOME KIDS!

Today is the day of the 7th annual Bull City Foodraiser, run by Greg Doucette down in Durham, NC, working with Turquoise Parker of the Durham County schools. It’s to raise money to send food home with kids over the … Continue reading

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On a sillier note

LOOK WHAT ARRIVED TODAY!! Seriously, my spring 2020 plans were to go to the local Build A Bear to get this for myself. And well, we know what happened to all our spring plans. So, my brother got me a … Continue reading

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I am helping!!!

I signed up for a research study, and you don’t have to try to get Covid19 to be helpful!! They’re looking for folks in the DC Metro and it’s a daily questionnaire and you can also optionally sign up for … Continue reading

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It’s not all terrible.

So, there’s a lawyer I follow on Twitter – Greg Doucette down in Durham, NC. Good dude, generous with his legal knowledge, funny, kind, and what we’d call a good egg. In 2015, he teamed up with a local teacher … Continue reading

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I got brave!

And hit the farmers market today. OK, my overwhelming desire for locally grown tomatoes just won out over everything else. I convinced myself that it’s basically an outside grocery store, and distance + masks + outside is reasonably safe. They … Continue reading

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More happy things…

Just a whole damn weekend full of reasons to smile.Β  Grab that joy wherever you can these days. First, this – sound on! ‘Cause I’m happy! πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ’›πŸ˜pic.twitter.com/u92M7C3Aie β€” Muddy Paw Co 🐾🐾 (@muddypaw_co) June 19, 2020 Last night we got … Continue reading

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Thirsty Thursday

And payday! And bill pay day! So…LOL. So, Aunt Jemima is going away. I’m not going to lie, most of my life my dumb ass had zero idea of the crazy racist origins of the brand and just thought it … Continue reading

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Breakin’ out for mental health

Yup, this morning I was out and about for things that are honestly, completely unnecessary from a physical survival standpoint. But – Starbucks and Dunkin’ Donuts have certainly brightened my morning. All mobile ordered and social distanced and masked up, … Continue reading

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Terrific Tuesday!

Gonna take a moment to plug one of my favorite Twitter accounts: CROUTON!! He’s the starring cow on the account at the SquirrelWood Equine Sanctuary. They do equine therapy with veterans, and are a sanctuary with horses, pigs, donkeys, geese, … Continue reading

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