Author Archives: Jennifer

Earthquake in D.C. Really???

I was on the 6th floor of a Senate building when the rumbling started.  There were 7 of us around the table all looking at each other wondering what the hell was going on.  Then the alarms sound and one … Continue reading

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Texas on My Mind

This is a fantastic article about living in D.C.  It nails this city exactly and I have felt every emotion this writer discusses.  http://thoughtcatalog.com/2011/how-to-live-in-washington-dc/   It is actually a timely piece.  I just attended one of the most amazing meetings of … Continue reading

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Social Media & OBL

I love that this guy (@ReallyVirtual) unknowingly tweeted the raid on OBL.  He just happens to be a Pakistani IT guy living in Abbottabad who was up when he started hearing helicopters.  I find it fascinating the role social media … Continue reading

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End of an Era

Wow, Bin Laden is dead and just short of 10 years from 9/11.  I was only sad we could not have gotten him when George W. was President.  It was something he felt strongly about. I stayed up late to … Continue reading

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Lighting Myself on Fire

I had a dinner party tonight and I decide to cook my Mom’s famous Shish-K-Bob recipe. I prepped everything early and let the food marinade over night. I was determined to make a splash. I went to light the grill … Continue reading

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My Online Life

I worry a little bit about having a blog.  All of my information is just out there for anyone to read.  What happens if I run for office (never going to happen so I really don’t ask this question.)   But … Continue reading

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Who is Working on Monday?

I was just forwarded an email from a government employee where they were told to “take everything you have out of the fridge and take your personal items like plants home.”  They are preparing for a shutdown.  How long will … Continue reading

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Cancer Stinks..but you knew that

Yesterday God received another angel.  One of my classmates, Michelle Tull Bynum, passed away from Breast Cancer.  I knew of Michelle in high school.  She was on the dance team and friend with several of my friends.  But I did … Continue reading

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I Survived the Thunder Snow!

We got about 9” of snow and normally I would think that is a lot, but nothing really compares to the 33” of last winter.  Luckily, I got home just before the snowstorm started at 3 p.m.   Some of my … Continue reading

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Good Speech

All in All, I thought it was a good speech. I thought it read better than it was delivered.  But I liked the message.  Now the devil is in the details.  Can we innovate and invest without breaking the bank?  … Continue reading

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