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Overhaulin’: Westside Edition

My father is the king of DIY and home improvement. (That makes me the princess, right?) He washes the  cars, rotates the tires, changes the oil, pours the concrete, finishes the basement and fixes all of the technology. If you can pay a guy to do it, he’ll do it himself. Continue reading

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Two Nights in Dallas: The Dealy Plaza

The Dealy Plaza in downtown Dallas is the home of The Sixth Floor Museum, a site dedicated to the presidency and death of John F. Kennedy. 20th century American history classes were by far my favorite in grade school and high school. This museum captured the center of that century. Continue reading

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And Just When You Think You Loathe the Media

Unless you have been living under a rock, you have heard about Lauren Hill, her college basketball debut and her fight with DIPG. I am not going to go into Lauren’s story because if you haven’t heard it by now, you will be able to find her story splashed across news outlets around the country. Continue reading

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Say Your Prayers and Go to Chvrches

Chvrches (pronounced “churches”) is a Scottish electronic group that I first heard live at Lollapalooza. I was very excited when I found out last week that they were coming to the Madison Theater in Covington, KY. I was initially impressed by Chvrches not only because of the pop energy they created with sounds and lights, but that their lead singer, Lauren Mayberry, has a beautiful, “un-warped” voice. Continue reading

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