Category Archives: social media and communication

Top 5 Summer Reads for Young Boys, and some extras…

My “almost-ten-year-old” and I have been planning a summer reading list for our Epic, Big, Long, Summer, Road-Trip.  He and I are book lovers, and lately I have been having a blast reading and re-reading books from my youth, as … Continue reading

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No, I’m not ok

I’m not ok. I heard the news after I came back from baseball with my sons. Three fallen police officers, Mounties, killed by some kid with a hate-on for cops.  Two more in the hospital.  A whole community threatened (still threatened as … Continue reading

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Unfriend: Glittery Fakers

The other day, I read a quote someone had posted on Facebook about how we need to watch that we don’t compare ourselves to what we see of others on social media sites, because we are only seeing their “highlights”. … Continue reading

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