The Family Dinner Time… Thing.

It’s 5:00 and dinner’s ready. Time for everyone to gather around the table, sit down and enjoy a nice meal. It’s Family Dinner Time, right? I guess. I really hate sitting down to dinner at the table. I suppose most of my problem is that while I was growing up “Family Dinner Time” meant getting grilled …

The Ice Bucket Challenge – Don’t Be So Cold.

I’m sure you’ve all seen the “Ice Bucket Challenge” to create awareness for ALS by now. If you haven’t, Google it. There’s a ton of videos. For the most part I think it’s wonderful and I give wholehearted Kudos to all the participants! However, I’ve seen some pretty rude comments from people here and there …

A New Year, A New Blog, A New Me and My One Word

So here we are and it’s 2014. Another New Year. Where do the days go? It seems that they pass by so fast and you look back and haven’t accomplished much. This year is going to be a year of IMPROVEMENT for me, which brings me to my “One Word”. It’s something I discovered through …

When was the last time you were truly surprised?

So the question today is “when was the last time you were truly surprised?” I have to say that it’s been a while (April 16th, 2005),  not much surprises me nowadays, but what REALLY had me going “No way!!” was organized behind my back (or it wouldn’t have been a surprise, eh?) by my sister, …

Where Is The Passion?

There’s this commercial for some “miracle” mattress on the kids channel that I watch with Cody, it’s got this one clip with a back surgeon… He’s staring at the camera like a deer in headlights and he drones on in this super-bored-monotone-almost-robotic voice with no expression on his face… “I am not only a back …