…Fall Hard

Despite some of our best efforts it seems this summer is reaching its end and that autumn is on its way. In fact, the first signs of the changing seasons have already arrived. I’m not talking about the falling leaves or cooler temps (dare to dream). No the “signs” to which I refer are a…

…Let the Storm Rage On

Dear Winter, Some days it’s hard to believe you’ve already been here a month and others it’s like you’ve been here forever. Today is a forever day. It’s not that I mind putting on four pairs of socks, three pairs of pants, two coats, and wrapping a blanket-sized scarf around my face to go outside,…

…get pumped

Happy First Day of Fall, crusaders! I know not everyone is thrilled to see summer go and today can be one of mixed emotions. For some, it’s the beginning of the countdown to next summer…

…Fall For It

It’s the last day of summer. Yes, despite what Starbucks would have you believe, autumn doesn’t start until tomorrow. It’s a time of year that divides us into two camps. For some, tomorrow can’t come soon enough. For others, the sunny, summer months have once again ended too soon. I won’t say one side is more…

…flower

Happy First Day of Spring, crusaders! Yes, it really, truly is, and someone should really tell the weather.

…step back

Happy weekend, crusaders! I hope everyone this Saturday finds everyone in full-on fall mode. Per tradition, now that it’s an acceptable time to break out the pumpkins, the retailers have moved on to Christmas. Don’t get me wrong. I’m as big a fan of Christmas as the next guy, but let’s give Halloween it’s day…