Metallica; Bonding Men Together Since 1981

Metallica; Bonding Men Together Since 1981

Last weekend I went to my first Metallica concert and they did NOT disappoint. If you’re a fan, you’re family as far as the band’s concerned. After a stellar opening, James Hetfield took the mic to address the crowd. He had me and the other ninety-thousand or so...
#22for22

#22for22

Me, in the midst of a “real” push-up Have you heard of this? It’s similar to what brought so much attention to ALS a couple of years ago with the “Ice Bucket Challenge” but for completely different reasons. #22for22 is bringing awareness to the fact that 22 veterans...
Kids SHOULD Talk To Strangers

Kids SHOULD Talk To Strangers

Image: Paul Garaizar Stranger Danger. We teach our kids to speak with a stranger = danger. But what if blocking out children from strangers is exactly what leads them into dangerous situations. Troy and I have been taking Holden to swimming lessons with TONS of kids...
Busting Through Your Fears

Busting Through Your Fears

“Sometimes, to get to the stuff you want the most, you have to bust through the stuff that scares you the most” — Me, Shauna Sanders About 20 years ago, I’d started telling myself I didn’t want to be a Mom. Partly because I was lucky enough to have a close...