Monthly Archives: September 2012

Small but Effective

Small but Effective

Nobody told me that having a 4th grade daughter was going to be so difficult. Yes, I expected things to be hard but not until she was in junior high!  For Pete’s sake, she’s only in 4th grade and it’s already drama-ridden. ...
This Old Dog Never Forgot His Tricks!

This Old Dog Never Forgot His Tricks!

There are many firsts in life you never forget.  Your first car.  Your first kiss.  Your first job.  Your first love. And by ‘love’ I mean your first love for something, whether it be a person, object or hobby.  Me?  Skateboardi ...
Healthy Snacking Options

Healthy Snacking Options

It’s no secret that I haven’t been blogging much lately.  I’ve been pretty busy and finding time to blog has been difficult.  Aside from part time and freelance work, I’ve been focusing on my health and my weight whi ...
Searching for SportsParent of the Year

Searching for SportsParent of the Year

When I was a kid, my brothers and I were pretty involved in sports and activities of some sort or another.  I was in dance from a very young age as well as in the hardball Little League. We lived in rural Iowa and there wasn’t a Littl ...