3. October 2014 09:42
Reading has always been an important part of my life.
I was taught to read by my mother before I was 3 years old.
Nightly story time began when my children were still in the womb.
But loving to read, and raising your child(ren) to love to read are two very different things.
Children that become lifelong readers (like me!) often need that "perfect" book, something that just opens their imagination and introduces them to the wide world of fiction.
Non-fiction was always my children's first foray i... [More]
28. September 2014 09:17
Week 3 of really trying to live a relentless life was not without its ups and downs.
We received news that Ronin might be better served by changing classrooms, I started to feel a little bit under the weather, and the scale did not budge one single pound despite me doing EVERYTHING right.
My workouts this week were pretty awesome.
On Thursday, Connie and I walked 4 miles as part of our training plan for the Holiday Halfathon in December. I made up Thursday's WOD on Friday. My legs are certainly... [More]
23. September 2014 15:48
When my two daughters were recently asked by AT&T to review 2 of their smartphones, I jumped at the opportunity. My girls have been wanting phones for a while, and I figured this would be a great test of their maturity levels. Haley had reviewed one previously, and demonstrated that she was mature enough to handle it, so this time she got the opportunity to review a Samsung S5, while Ella reviewed the HTC Desire 610.
Ella offers her review below in a VLOG.
Here are Haley's tho... [More]