when i think about you, i think about 17

We all know what the ringing of a new year means to the vast majority of people. I won't take the time to explain it all because it's April, meaning "fresh starts" and new long-term goals are so three months ago. Plus, this blog isn't really about any of that. Some of us rang it … Continue reading when i think about you, i think about 17

We Learned Life’s Most Important Lessons at 16

I was born and raised Catholic in a small farm town of about 12,000. The opening day of shotgun season was practically as important as Christmas, and without Friday night football games I'm not sure we would have known what to do with ourselves. We didn't enjoy waking up on Sunday mornings to head to … Continue reading We Learned Life’s Most Important Lessons at 16