Author: Ivy

Open Thread: Nice Weekend Edition


I’m going to hang out with my family this weekend. As a matter of fact, I scheduled this post for sometime on Saturday- it is actually late Friday night and I’m enjoying the silence before this weekend gets nuts- I’ve…

Ask My Dog: Cat Cleanup


Dear Tiny, I have this cat who likes to “mark” his territory all over my house- on my curtains, on the couch, you name it! How do I make him stop, and what’s the best thing to use to clean…

History Buffs, This One’s For You


As I sit here writing this post, I’m watching a documentary about the history of the banjo, its roots in Africa. Neat stuff. Needless to say, I adore history stuff. So this sounds like it’s right up my alley:  …

It Is A Dark And Stormy Night…


What better night for a MURDER! Wait, I mean, what better night for NERD-ER?! Okay, okay. So, I’ve been neck-deep in site-admin-back-end-insert-geeky-terms-here for This is La Vergne. You might have noticed, the site moved and we have a new look.…

Good Afternoon, La Vergne!


I’ve had a long, hard morning of Mario Kart Wii and lunch with friends. I thought I’d relax with some news for y’all. Let’s take a look around the mid-state and see what’s happening, shall we? The DNJ tells us…

TiLV Celebrates 5 Years!


Hey y’all, Ivy here. You’re going to be seeing a lot more of me here soon, so jump for joy or curse and scream depending on how you feel about me. As we celebrate being around 5 years, we’re at…