Category Archives: Life

Don’t believe everything you read

It was so nice of WDTN to publish an article about my Jeopardy! appearance. But in the brief article, they misidentified me as Valedictorian of my High School, when I was in fact Salutatorian. (The Valedictorian was my bestie, Matt). … Continue reading

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RIP Lillian Jackson Braun

I just learned that Lillian Jackson Brown, author of the Cat Who… Mystery Series has died. When I was younger, I read nearly all the Cat Who.. books. I picked up The Cat Who Talked to Ghosts at a Scholastic … Continue reading

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Husband and Wife Muddy Shoes

My husband Miles and I had a great time at the Nelsonville Music Festival this weekend…despite the epic amounts of mud. In the picture at left, I am wearing pink Lo-Top Converse and Miles is wearing Palladium boots and these … Continue reading

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My Visit to the CERN

In August 2009, I had the opportunity to visit the CERN, which is an old acronym which refers to the European Organization for Nuclear Research. It’s a sprawling compound that stretches across France and Switzerland. More than 20 European countries … Continue reading

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My Appearance on Jeopardy

I was a contestant on Jeopardy! My episode airs on June 17, 2011. Check back for an update after my episode airs!

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Velcro was named pet of the week by our vet

Velcro, the real-life inspiration for Tippy’s cat Velcro, was named pet of the week by Oxford Veterinary Hospital. He is very sweet and mellow, just like the Vet said. He loves human guests, likes to be scratched on the chin … Continue reading

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