September Reading

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I only read two lousy books in September. (The photo above comes from the wonderful Library of Congress stream on, which I have featured before on this blog.) I only read two lousy books this month!  Geez.  How embarrassing.  Normally, I try to get three of them done, plus a few interesting magazine articles […]

Miss Brame’s Blog

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Meet Calliope June Brame. She’s asleep, so we’ll have to be quiet, but I wanted to introduce you to our new daughter.  She was born at 7:45 this morning and has had a peaceful and contented first day.  Vitals: 6 lbs., 15 oz., 19 inches.  She looks just like her brother did when he was […]

Super Bow XLV: Ouch.

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The mantle in my parents’ living room. This one hurt. The Green Bay Packers beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-25 in last night’s Super Bowl.  I don’t really want to talk about the game.  However, the Brame family experienced the whole ordeal together, and the photos are fun enough to make you almsot forget that if […]