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Visiting Shooting for the Show

I am heading out for a full day of high school homecoming activities today. Throw into that mix a re-dedication of our newly remodeled high school and it is going to be a busy Saturday. To keep you all up on what I am doing, I had a guest post yesterday at Shooting for the… Continue reading Visiting Shooting for the Show

Fitness · Just my Thoughts

Off Season?

I recently sat in on a Twitter Chat with Bart Yasso. Yasso is an accomplished runner and now works with Runner’s World. He is an author and developed the marathon training technique bearing his name, Yasso 800s. Anyway, the comments in reply to many questions mentioned an off season.   What is this off season?… Continue reading Off Season?

Board of Education · Just my Thoughts

Regents Cheating

Yesterday the New York State Board of Regents voted on and passed a resolution that teachers will not be able to grade tests of their own students for state assessments or high school Regents examinations. With more and more emphasis being put on the scores of these tests and a new teacher and principal evaluation… Continue reading Regents Cheating

Just my Thoughts

Holiday Cards & a Giveaway

I know. It isn’t even Halloween yet. What am I doing talking about holiday cards already? I have to be honest. I usually make my cards. I have used several different designs in the past. Here is last year’s. You may look and say fairly simple but it was embossed which meant each card had… Continue reading Holiday Cards & a Giveaway

Food · Just my Thoughts · Product Reviews

Uncle Sam’s Cereal: A Product Review

I have the good fortune to follow Attune Foods on Twitter. There is a weekly chat that they sponsor but better than that, I was approached to try some of their cereal and to share with you what I think about it. When the box arrived at my doorstep, I could not figure out what… Continue reading Uncle Sam’s Cereal: A Product Review

Family · Just my Thoughts

College Issues: What Would You Do?

I was all set to pound out some words today about the 27 year old that ran the Chicago Marathon on Sunday and then, six plus hours later, gave birth to a healthy seven pound baby girl. That was until I logged onto Facebook to find a message from my 20 year old son to… Continue reading College Issues: What Would You Do?

Just my Thoughts · Professional Sports

Drop the Puck!

The AHL season has officially started. My daughter and I were in attendance as the Binghamton Senators started their tenth season and their first defense of a championship. Because the team and its management really wanted to celebrate the Calder Cup championship of last season, there was a block party prior to the Arena opening.… Continue reading Drop the Puck!