Monthly Archives: March 2007

The Agony of Defeat and the Aggie Spirit

I was reminded again last night (even though I was sad) of why I have so much love and admiration for my Alma Matter, Texas A&M University.   The Aggie Spirit is a powerful force and something to be admired.    … Continue reading

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My Brother Has FINALLY made a Life Long Commitment to a Female

I am sure you all are stopping dead in your tracks, knowing what a “ladies” man Rob is.  Now that isn’t really true. He is actually a very sensitive man, looking for a good woman.  Don’t cry ladies, although he … Continue reading

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Rodeo Houston…YEEEEHHHHHAAAAWWWW

It was a whirlwind of travel last week but I ended up in Houston for a Girls Weekend to the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo.  What?  Is that not normally a girls weekend destination.  Well I like to take those … Continue reading

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FINALLY!

Today has turned into a fantastic day.  Not only is it a blue clear sky warm spring day in Texas (I am here for a quick vacation to the Rodeo) but we FINALLY got some good news about Julie’s cancer.  … Continue reading

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A Lovely Airline Flight….NOT

Good Lord, I had the travel day from Hell today.  If it could go wrong it did!  My 2.5 hour flight from Vegas to Houston turned into a 7.5 hour flight!  And being the genius that I was I declined … Continue reading

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Just a quick post because I am traveling all week.  I am in Vegas for a Conference.  Just want you to know that I saw the Cirque De Soleil “Love” last night. It was FANTASTIC!  I loved it! Also while … Continue reading

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Breaking Ground for Women

Tonight I attended a Gala for the Women’s Caucus that honored the first woman Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi.  It was a fantastic event.  There were about 30 women Members of Congress at the event.  Women actually hold just … Continue reading

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Verdict in the Scooter Libby trail in 10 minutes!  Can’t wait to see.  I thought it might be a hung jury, but looks like the sorted it out.  I don’t expect anything too severe, it was a very strange case.

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A Close Call

Well folks…had a bit of a scare today and learned a very valuable lesson.  Everyone should have Carbon Monoxide Detectors in their House!   I took care of Jack & Kate last night and did not get home until about … Continue reading

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For two days now I have had to revert to the “old days” of operating the TV manually.  We don’t seem to have any AAA batteries thus, when I need to change the channel (between debate on the House floor … Continue reading

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