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RIP Big Red

Big Red Jeep Cherokee 1997-2014 “More than a car, an American icon.” It is with misty eyes we announce that our beloved Big Red Lottino has passed on to the tailgate in the sky otherwise known as Jeep Heaven. Born in 1997 in Indiana, Big Red was passed through the hands of many valiant Lottino’s […]

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An Ode to Em

I met Emily Riches because I had no other friends. That’s a fact. I had just moved to a new part of the city, a lot of my friends had gone home, and anyone who was left was too far or just couldn’t be bothered to see me anymore. Emily had lots of friends, both permanent […]

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Like Jamari Loves Reese’s

I’ve always been told not to measure my wealth in what a man says. And everyone knows that money isn’t everything. But what about your value as decided by your friends? Oftentimes, they do more to define us as people than anyone else. Family will always be there for you, but your friends are the […]

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Au Pair Prep: Firsts and Lasts

I went to my last Royals game for quite a while this week. Jeff, Will, & Newman went with me to observe, in true KC fashion as we let victory slip from our grasp. It was college night, so tickets were only $7, and we got to sit four rows back in the lower part […]

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Au Pair Prep: 24 Days & Counting

The countdown has officially begun. My visa was granted in only five days, my plane ticket has been purchased, and I am nowhere near ready to go. Today mom and I went through all of the books on my shelves and tomorrow I will go through knick-knacks and get started on sorting Laundry. The list […]

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