Weird Is Her Normal: Angela Rockstar

Have you ever met someone that you love to spend time with because of how you feel about yourself when they are around? I don’t mean that they make you feel good about yourself. But you just feel better, more positive, more like yourself when you are in their presence. This is how I felt in Angela ‘Rockstar’ Lantry’s home a couple of months ago.

Angie Rockstar, Angie Lantry, Big Brother 20, BB20

I had not had any face-to-face interaction with Angela since we graduated high school in 2001. But, from what I could see via her Facebook page, she embodied everything I wanted to talk about when I came up with the idea of a 30 Days of Weird blog series. Continue reading

Freak Flag

While at the beach for our annual Mother-Daughter Weekend yesterday, my mom brought me into her favorite local spot. It’s called…drum roll please…Wake And Bake.

Wake And Bake

What an awesome name for a coffee shop/bakery, and a surprising name for some place my mother just adores. Mom’s been telling me about this place for a while, going on about the baked goods and the woman behind them (and her rainbow colored hair!). As it turns out Continue reading

Adventure Is Their Normal: Ben and Nicholette Bradley

Ben and Nic 1

When you meet Ben and Nicholette you wouldn’t think that they were weird, per se. You’d probably think they were lovely young newlyweds living the typical newlywed dream. But once you spoke to them you’d learn about their new company, Appalachian Altitude, and that they started it in order to make radical changes in their newlywed life. Continue reading

Post And Rally – You Weirdos Rock!

I asked, you answered. And you know what I learned? Ya’ll are a goofy bunch!

The best part of it, though, is that we are so NOT alone. Many of the “weird” comments you posted were met with an “OMG, you too??” A few that surprised me: scotch tape smells amazing, butterflies can be scary, and cotton balls are considered cringe-worthy. Also, Continue reading

Uncomfortable Is His Normal: Joshua Barad

As you may have gathered, I’m an overly analytical, always looking to understand myself better, constantly striving to reach the ever-raising bar of self-actualization, type of person. I’m kind of weird that way. I recognized a fellow weirdo in Mr. Joshua Barad Continue reading