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MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why Do We Say We Get “Cold Feet”?

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why Do We Say We Get “Cold Feet”?

No one likes cold feet. Especially a husband whose wife brings her ice-cold tootsies into a warm bed. But, what about figurative “cold feet”, like when someone in a business deal pulls out at the last minute? Or, what about the situation where we hear the phrase most often: wedding nuptials? Why is a groom…Read More

Wake Up Crew- April 2, 2021

Wake Up Crew- April 2, 2021

Favorite Easter Candy, How to eat a chocolate bunny the right way?!, Katie Maternity leave, Birthdays, Ridiculous news…and more!Read More

{Katie’s Baby Blog} One Week Until Baby!

{Katie’s Baby Blog} One Week Until Baby!

One week!!! Boy are we ready to meet this baby girl 😉 If you thought I was out last week because I had the baby, no…it was a kidney stone. AWFUL. WORSE PAIN EVER. I was in the hospital for 4 days in horrible pain until I passed the stone, finally. I feel like i’m…Read More

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why Faces Are Sometimes Called “Mugs”

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why Faces Are Sometimes Called “Mugs”

You know the drill: when you break the law, they haul you downtown & take a few pics of your face at the police station. We call those photos “mug shots”, since the word “mug” is slang for face. But, why are faces called “mugs”? Most details point to an 18th-century form of British drinking…Read More

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why Do We “Push The Envelope”?

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why Do We “Push The Envelope”?

Have you ever been told that some idea you had or some thing you wanted to do would be “pushing the envelope”? Basically, anyone who takes a risk is said to be “pushing the envelope.” It’s such a widely-used phrase that we don’t ever really question it, even though it really doesn’t seem to make…Read More

Thomas Rhett, Jordan Davis and Justin Moore All Share The Same Birthday!

Thomas Rhett, Jordan Davis and Justin Moore All Share The Same Birthday!

Three of your favorite country stars share a birthday today! Although they are all different ages, Thomas Rhett, Jordan Davis AND Justin Moore all share the same birthday of March 30th. Celebrate the day by listening to each of their first #1 hits! Thomas Rhett turns 31 today. Here’s his first number-one, “It Goes Like…Read More