• the fam

    A sense of humor, perhaps when needed most

    In recent days, you may have seen a news story or two about some Lands End customers being upset about receiving a free copy of  GQ Magazine. Sit down before I tell you this…It happened to us. In case you missed the headlines, here are a few of them:  Lands’ End has mothers irate over topless GQ giveaway Lands’ End Customers Are Freaking Out Over GQ Cover Moms angry with Lands’ End for sending them ‘obscene’ GQ mag ‘My 14-year-old son was disturbed’: Land’s End customers’ fury over … Lands’ End: Sorry About the Naked Model on the Magazine We Sent Here’s how this played out in my house. Sometime during the day…

  • blogging,  community,  hide,  writing

    Blog Tour!

    When Jessica Thornton (who blogs over at Meet the Magnolias) asked me to take part in this blog tour, I said, “Sure!” because I love these “share the love”, community-building kinds of posts. (Speaking of community, Jessica helps me out over at Mississippi Women Bloggers by managing our Instagram and Pinterest, for which I thank her very much!)  1. What am I working on? Too much. Not enough. Too much of what I have to do, and not enough of what I want to do. But when I do get to work on what I really want to do, it involves photography, graphic design, and writing a book. Oh, yeah, and…