Goodbye Sky Valley.

Dear Sky Valley, The website I used to frequently write for, PopBlerd!, had a column I loved called "Songs in the Key of Life." In this column writers related a song to a moment in their life. I wrote about Lis's battle with leukemia and how Steven Curtis Chapman's "Cinderella" brings me to tears every … Continue reading Goodbye Sky Valley.

Happy Birthday Lia! with Steven Curtis Chapman’s “Cinderella”

Once again, stealing my own work from PopBlerd! This was originally posted in a column we do called "Songs in the Key of Life."  Today is officially Lia's fifth birthday, so I thought I would re-post on my personal blog, along with throwing out my favorite picture from five years ago today - big brother … Continue reading Happy Birthday Lia! with Steven Curtis Chapman’s “Cinderella”

How Fantasy Becomes Life: Matthew Berry’s “Fantasy Life”

UPDATED: With an actual "Thank You" tweet from Mr. Berry himself! Second time I've been Tweeted by a famous football person! (Tony Dungy thanked me for liking his kid's book last year sometime). @kdaddy1004 thanks the kind words— Matthew Berry (@MatthewBerryTMR) September 13, 2013 Imagine being late to your own wedding because you and your … Continue reading How Fantasy Becomes Life: Matthew Berry’s “Fantasy Life”

Ten Years of Kevy and Lisy!

Ten years ago I married my best friend. OK, got that cheesiness out-of-the-way. It's mine and Lis' 10th anniversary and it couldn't have come at a more difficult time. It's right smack dab in the middle of the final week of Relay For Life preparations (and if you all want to help me reach my goal … Continue reading Ten Years of Kevy and Lisy!