I thought my post wedding hangover was bad, then I met this guy; he’s had a hangover since the 1920s. #nervesofsteel #steelyourself #nevermissaphotoop #gay #gayboy #gaystagram A post shared by Eric R (@erevitev) on Aug 6, 2017 at 4:46pm PDT
The last words I ever expected to see on a kids’ camp website: masturbation, adultery, fornication, incest, prostitution, pornography and zoophilia (I had to look it up…and my Google ads will never be the same). But yet there it was on my screen while researching day camp options for my 8-year olds. Next to tales of relaxing lazy rivers, exciting […]
Cooped Up is back! I’m making a Memorial Day dessert with my BFF Kerrie…and the kids “helped.” BLACKBERRY COBBLER (Adapted from The Pioneer Woman) INGREDIENTS 1 stick Butter 1-1/4 cup Sugar 1 cup Self-Rising Flour 1 cup Milk 1 tsp Vanilla Bean Paste (or seeds of 1/2 a bean pod) 2 cups Blackberries (frozen Or Fresh) 1 lemon (zest and juice) […]
At the end of the month, we’ll know if Dallas is a finalist to host the 2022 Gay Games when the Federation on Gay Games narrows the list of bid cities from eight to just three. What does that mean? If we get the green light, it’s go time to show off our city and how we’ll (impeccably) pull off the […]
Since opening its doors in 1986 to serve North Texans during the AIDS crisis, AIDS Arms has been an important part of the Dallas gay community through its support and treatment of thousands of people living with or at risk for HIV/AIDS. Over three decades, together we’ve seen a lot of change, including advancements in the way HIV is prevented and treated. Tonight, at the […]
Cooper & his BFF Kerrie make one of her favorite holiday party staples – White Trash Ham Ball! The kids help and we sing our favorite Christmas song of all time. Tune in to see… Kerrie’s White Trash Ham Ball 1 block cream cheese, softened to room temp 1/2 C grated cheddar cheese 1 small package Oscar Mayer BOILED ham, […]
I’m back…and so is my BFF Kerrie! We’re in the kitchen making her Grandma June’s legendary pumpkin bread. Grandma June’s Pumpkin Bread Ingredients 3 1/3 C all-purpose flour 2 t baking soda 1 1/2 t salt 3 C sugar 1 t cinnamon 1 t nutmeg 1/4-1/2 t cloves 1/4-1/2 t allspice 2/3 C water 1 C oil (Our family uses […]
Cooper and his BFF Kerrie made her famous Dump & Done Ramen Salad, adapted from Chrissy Teigen’s Cravings cookbook. Dump & Done Ramen Salad 3 (3-ounce) packages of chicken-flavored ramen (or pork, if you prefer) 1 (12-ounce) package of broccoli slaw 2-3 shallots, thinly sliced 1 cup frozen peas ¾ cup corn kernels (from a can is just fine!) ½ cup […]
The kids are gone for two weeks – and Todd’s still at work – so Cooper’s drinking and cooking Blue Apron…and just rambling about whatever mess enters my mind. Also, gushing about The Underground Railroad, Oprah’s newest Book Club pick.
On this episode of #CoopedUp…Lord only knows! My kids took over and my (not so) inner stage mom came out. Plentiful “y’alls” guaranteed.