The Most Powerful Thing I Read Last Year

I read a pretty good amount, and watch some sappy movies, and listen to a lot of moving music. Nothing moved me like the day that I read this guy’s blog last year. I can’t remember how I came across it, but since then, his readership has spread like wildfire. He and his daughter were […]

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Give the Kids Indie Cred!

Very, very, very rarely, parenthood and cool coincide. When I say “rare,” I mean, endangered species rare. But the folks at Paste hit the nail on the head with this one. I am so buying a copy and playing the playlist for the kiddos.

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Sun?

You Are Sun You have a past history of being secretive and deceptive. You’re the type of person who will protect yourself at all costs. While you can be crafty when you need to, you are usually giving, friendly, and likable. You truly care for other people, and you are very sensitive. People tend to […]

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New Look

Okay, I messed around with themes and gave Dogwood Girl some new Duds. I am pretty sure I messed up my RSS feed in the process. So, if you are having trouble with any part of Dogwood Girl, let me know. If you lost the feed, please resubscribe. (Mom, that means you need to click […]

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Happy Birthday, Pop!

1930s_berryschool_WalterPalmer Originally uploaded by Dogwood Girl. My grandfather turns 92 today. That just awes and amazes me. I’ve written about him before, here and here, if you want to read more about him. The picture is him around the time of his graduation from the Martha Berry School, which is now Berry College, in Rome, […]

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Merry Christmas

Todd took this one last night at Christmas Eve Mayhem, which is what our Christmas Eves have become. We just open the doors and all the orphans come over, and now the orphans have kids, and they all run around and stay up late, and get hopped up on candy and cookies, and it’s crazy! […]

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Jingle Cats

This just never becomes unfunny to me. My kids love it. I love the crappy production look of it – very 80s rock video. My cats are completely offended by it, but they better come around, because I see a video shoot in their near future.

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