Do you encourage the #Pedorazzi? #nokidspolicy

I'm going to start this post with a disclosure that I get absolutely nothing from writing this except for good karma.I got to spend my afternoon on a conference call with Kristen Bell today. (Yes, the same Kristen Bell who is Veronica Mars and does Anna's voice in Frozen). The things I learned to day about the paparazzi makes me sick. As a mom, I can ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

This post was suggested by MichaelLt. Col. Jerry Coleman89 years old from San Diego, Calif.VMTB-341, VMA-323September 14, 1924 - January 5, 2014Jerry Coleman, a decorated war hero, Yankee World Series MVP and Hall of Fame San Diego Padres broadcaster, died January 5 at age 89 after a career of more than 70 years in baseball.Coleman ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

This post was suggested by MichaelMaj. Edward Cragg 24 years old from Greenwich, Connecticut 80th Fighter Squadron September 8, 1919 - December 26, 1943 Maj. Edward "Porky" Cragg was a triple Ace in WWII with 15 confirmed kills who was shot down over Papua New Guinea and listed as MIA.You can read more about Maj. Cragg hereThese brave men and ...continue reading

Goldfish Swim School: The Lessons

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You may remember my last post about our experience at the Goldfish Swim School in Naperville, IL. (If not, please click the link and read all about it). In that post, I just discussed the facility. I didn't get a chance to go into the lessons themselves.Now, I do have to inform you all that Bill was a swim coach and a lifeguard when he was younger. I ...continue reading