Living Your Own Renown

trumpets of renown

Murray Pratt

During the Big Band era in the 40’s and 50’s – when you could really ‘swing’ – there was a band called ‘Les Brown’s Band of Renown’. Sweet. Nobody has put …

My Boogie Woogie Trucking Shoes!

Murray Pratt

I was heading to baseball practice on Friday with my youngest – a newly-minted teenager – when the Eagles song ‘Witchy Woman’ came on the radio. The Eagles were in …

Just Showin’ Up

Murray Pratt

We had just finished up our baseball game, having beat the weakest team in the league by a score of 18-2. Our Peewee AA baseball team is now sporting a …

Don’t Worry ‘Bout a Thing

empty rolled toothpaste isolated on abstract background

Murray Pratt

‘Four out of Five Dentists Recommend you don’t read this Blog as part of a Proper Reading Schedule.’ I couldn’t quite believe it. I got up first. My three kids …

‘You Bring It!’

White tailed eagle

Murray Pratt

People ask me all the time, ‘Where do you come up with your ideas for your blogs?’ Well, okay, they don’t exactly ask me that question. Okay… no one has …