Poor Man’s Soup

Yesterday was perfect soup weather. I don’t think the temperature went above 50 degrees, and it drizzled outside all day. I got a taste of just how cold I am going to be all winter. It was 70 degrees in the house, and I was freezing! Look like I will be learning how to layer … Continue reading

Redefining Success

This morning, I left the house a little before 6:15am to attend a meeting of Estate Planning attorneys. I was actually quite nervous. After being out of “law mode” for the past six weeks, I felt a little rusty. I have also forgotten how terrifying it is to be making phone calls and meeting new … Continue reading


The past few days have been a whirlwind, so this post is going to be short on words and big on pictures. 🙂 The basics are that I am getting settled into my new home, and I love the people I am renting from. They are super friendly and accommodating, and I think we’re going to … Continue reading

Ethical Conundrums

Last week, I stumbled across a video of a young man admitting that he drove drunk and killed a man. You may have seen it, but if not, it is worth four minutes of your time. What is most admirable about this video is that he made it before he was even charged. Meaning  the … Continue reading

It’s Official…

My days in Waco are numbered. As in, single-digit numbered. After weeks of getting nowhere, things fell into place pretty quickly. I went from freaking out about not being able to find a place to live, to freaking out about how soon I might be leaving. Funny how that happens, huh? You see, I have … Continue reading

One Step At a Time

Over the past couple of weeks, I have done a lot of reading for fun. I have been staying on the lighter side of my definition of “fun reading,” meaning no presidential biographies or books about legal issues. 🙂 While I do enjoy those, I have needed books that are a little lighter on the … Continue reading