Paco’s Tacos might have the best tortillas in America

It’s Labor Day weekend 2018, and for the second straight year, Kristi and I are taking a little vacation. Last year, it was Albuquerque. This year, it’s Southern California. And … Continue reading Paco’s Tacos might have the best tortillas in America

Pittsburgh baseball pilgrimage capped with visits to PNC Park

Of all the places I’ve traveled to in the past decade, no place has surprised me as much as Pittsburgh. I picked the Steel City three years ago as a … Continue reading Pittsburgh baseball pilgrimage capped with visits to PNC Park

Big Brother 20: The one houseguest you don’t want to sit next to in the Final 2

In the couple weeks since I blogged about Big Brother 20 being Tyler’s or Sam’s to lose, a lot has happened. Warning: veto spoilers ahead! If you’re caught up as … Continue reading Big Brother 20: The one houseguest you don’t want to sit next to in the Final 2

Easy, easy, easy: How to play “Rosanna” by Toto

One of my first memories of pop music growing up was being at Camp Egan in Tahlequah, in the pool, and hearing Toto’s “Rosanna.” Sure, I was at “church camp,” … Continue reading Easy, easy, easy: How to play “Rosanna” by Toto

Fitness Hack: Using sports to pile on the steps

Since I’ve downloaded the Pedometer++ app, I’ve become a bit obsessed with checking my steps. Considering I have an iPhone and an Apple Watch, I’m not sure why I’m just … Continue reading Fitness Hack: Using sports to pile on the steps

Quest to get back into running shape starts with walking

It was four years ago when I first got into running. I’ve run four or five 5Ks and three half-marathons, and I plan to run more for sure. But for … Continue reading Quest to get back into running shape starts with walking

My 10 favorite songs from the most awesome band in the world, Barenaked Ladies

Before I made the trek from Tulsa to Oklahoma City the other night, one of my colleagues at the station in T-town noted on Facebook how “One Week” wasn’t nearly … Continue reading My 10 favorite songs from the most awesome band in the world, Barenaked Ladies

Baker Mayfield’s Cleveland Browns debut was about what I expected

It’s tough being a Cleveland Browns fan. I’ve been one for only one game, so maybe it’s not so tough. The Brownies are 1-0 on the young preseason thanks to … Continue reading Baker Mayfield’s Cleveland Browns debut was about what I expected

Big Brother 20: Tyler has been saved; Bayleigh blindsided in more ways than one

If you’ve been watching Big Brother all season, you know that South Carolina native Tyler Crispen has been this year’s puppet-master although he’s infinitely more likable than Paul Abrahamian. Tyler’s … Continue reading Big Brother 20: Tyler has been saved; Bayleigh blindsided in more ways than one

Review: WalMart’s ‘Keep It Green’ pre-packaged smoothies

So, Kristi and I have been drinking smoothies for breakfast for at least a month. Our first foray into smoothie-world was centered on fruits, spinach and Greek yogurt. I’ll write … Continue reading Review: WalMart’s ‘Keep It Green’ pre-packaged smoothies

How to improve your Glassdoor rating in 4 steps + why Gary Vee is wrong about the platform

Believe me when I tell you that you can improve your Glassdoor rating by nearly a full point in one year. Less even. I’ve done it. (2.6 to 3.3) And … Continue reading How to improve your Glassdoor rating in 4 steps + why Gary Vee is wrong about the platform