Happy Tears

I was too tired to watch the end of the Olympic coverage last night, but that doesn’t mean I don’t care.  When I watched the last women’s gymnastics performance this morning, I was choking back tears with Aly Raisman. It was so fantastic to watch those girls succeed at something they’ve worked at for most of…

Grab and Go

I made a quick trip to the grocery store during my lunch break today and noticed that there’s a “Grab and Go” section near the cash registers.  It’s always fun to look at sections like that to see what people need to buy the most often. It was a short list: milk, cereal in individual…

Olympic Dreams

Last night brought American Idol back into my life after a couple of years of separation.  It was a beautiful thing.  I watched hundreds of people willingly humiliate themselves and saw a few people get what could be a big break in their lives/careers.  I used to get a similar rush from watching the Olympics…