Amy’s Trip to Florida, Part 1

During the last week of October, I went to Florida with my mom and my best friend, Sarah.  We had a great time laughing, swimming, exploring, and letting our hair down–so to speak!  Getting a sinus/double ear infection on the way back was not so fun, but hey, at least I wasn’t gagging up phlegmContinue reading “Amy’s Trip to Florida, Part 1”

Take 5 with Lanae’ Hale

If Dolores from the Cranberries and Leigh Nash of Sixpence None the Richer ever merged into one person, that person would be Lanae’ Hale.  Born into a musical family, Lanae’ originally pursued a career in nursing before following God’s call to Nashville to share her love of God through music.  Not only did Lanae’ meetContinue reading “Take 5 with Lanae’ Hale”

Gone, baby, gone

Saturday I’m heading down to Florida to stump for Mickey Mouse.  Actually, I’m going to Disney World!  I’m 28 and I’ve yet to experience the Magic Kingdom, giant costumed mice, and all that other Disney goodness.  As such, I won’t be able to post insightful musings on this blog until I return because I’m notContinue reading “Gone, baby, gone”

Lizard, iPhones, and Chris Taylor

Look…closely…and you can see the lizard, not just a nice view of CT’s front porch. When I interviewed Florida native Chris Taylor (whose new album, Take Me Anywhere, is excellent. Read my interview here) a few weeks ago, I asked him if he ever saw the lizards I hear are scurrying about the state. “OneContinue reading “Lizard, iPhones, and Chris Taylor”

The “Christian” Way to Vote

According to Florida pastor Brian Longworth (who I had never heard of until I read this article), if Christians show up to the polls and “vote their values” Mike Huckabee can win the Republican Party’s nomination. Here’s a direct quote from the piece, “Christians make up the largest voting block in America, and when theyContinue reading “The “Christian” Way to Vote”