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The Bouncy House Workout

The Bouncy House Workout

What’s better than a party on the weekend? A party with a bounce house! In celebration of my newly-four-year-old buddy’s birthday, his awesome mom and dad sequestered a bouncy house for him. Is it bounce house or bouncy house? I’m not sure, so I’ll use both. I had already asked for “adult swim” time in … Continue reading

Cause You See I’m on a Losin Streak

Cause You See I’m on a Losin Streak

The weekend is over and I am officially sick of eating. I am dumbfounded by this. I am usually in love with food. I can’t wait until it’s time to eat again. Normally. But in this moment I think that if I never had to think about food again, I would be a happy contented … Continue reading

Up, Up and Away

Up, Up and Away

I sit on a plane destined for London then Rome. We got the seats with the extra leg room at the front of coach. My tiny TV is broken. I forgot to download movies onto my fancy new iPad. I have been reading all about Rome and making connections as I compare stories that friends … Continue reading

Snack! Snack! Snack! Crunch!

Snack! Snack! Snack! Crunch!

Sometimes you just need to feel good. And sometimes you need a snack. These kids from the Nellie Stone Johnson Beacons Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota need both. Now I never heard a snack-themed rap that I didn’t like (does anyone remember “Combination Pizza Hut & Taco Bell” from a few years ago?). But these kids … Continue reading