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New year, new blog!

We did it! We survived 2020! I hope you all have something to get excited about in the New Year. I do! I’ve started a new blog that will be dedicated to all my bookish pursuits – reviews, memes, blog … Continue reading

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Book Review: On the Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness (The Wingfeather Saga, #1) by Andrew Peterson

Title: On the Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness Series: The Wingfeather Saga, #1 Author: Andrew Peterson Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Fantasy, Action & Adventure Where to buy: Amazon (affiliate link) Would I recommend: Yes! Outstanding for children and adults! From … Continue reading

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Westside King Cake Review

It’s that time of year in Louisiana – Mardi Gras season! Mardi Gras begins on January 6 each year and runs through the beginning of Lent. One of the best parts of Mardi Gras in my opinion is king cake. … Continue reading

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Tuneful Tuesday: Faith Edition

If y’all have kept up with my sporadic blogging over the years, you may know that life has involved unemployment, underemployment, and just about every financial struggle you can think of. It hasn’t been all sunshine and roses, for a … Continue reading

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Tuneful Tuesday: Shine On Edition

If y’all have read my blog for any length of time, you know it has not been all sunshine and roses in our little corner of the world.  Deaths of loved ones, multiple stints of unemployment and/or underemployment, loss of … Continue reading

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Bittersweet farewells

Last weekend was a busy weekend for us.  The events that led up to this moment actually started way back in August, 2012, when my father passed away.  He’d been diagnosed with Parkinson’s several years earlier.  He fought it hard, … Continue reading

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Onward!

Big Fat F has moved.  The budget just didn’t allow for self-hosting right now (paying for our house is a little more important), so I’ve moved here.  If you’d like to keep following along, you can find us at https://bigfatfblog.wordpress.com. … Continue reading

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A new direction?

So, I started a new job recently.  For a variety of reasons, I didn’t want to stay at my previous job, and decided to look for something new.  I found it, or it found me, whatever, and I thought perhaps … Continue reading

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Saying farewell

I learned this morning that a friend of mine from college, Aimee Wallis Buchanan, passed away last night. She died from complications with the flu. She was 44, the same as me. I haven’t seen Aimee in 20 years. We … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Sammy’s Grill

Since we moved here, Brian has been on the lookout for a good, made from scratch chicken fried steak. Every place he asked, he was disappointed to learn that they made their chicken fried steaks using frozen premade chicken fried … Continue reading

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