I have to confess, I’m not a big fan of wiping. It just seems like in the 21st century, we’d have come-up with a better method than placing a thin piece of paper between our fingers to remove any material left behind. Of course, I prefer to use toilet paper than leave a horrible brown […]
A great film about filming Alex while Free Soloing El Capitan. Jimmy Chin really opens up about his mixed feelings. “Alex Honnold’s Free Solo climb should be celebrated as one of the great athletic feats of any kind, ever.” THE NEW YORK TIMES
I have to admit, politics is something I tend to avoid in general. I realize that they play an important role in all of our lives, but I find it difficult to rake through all the nonsense. While my lack of general interest in political talk shows, extended essays and political talking heads point of […]
Whose Boat Is This Boat? Comments That Don’t Help in the Aftermath of a Hurricane is a picture book made entirely of quotations from President Donald Trump in the wake of Hurricane Florence. It is the first children’s book that demonstrates what not to say after a natural disaster.
I am helping to raise funds for my school and I could really use your help! We are selling gift wrap, quality kitchen and home items, and over 1500 other products. Proceeds from each purchase helps support our school. No matter the size of your order, you can make a BIG difference. Our campaign doesn’t […]
It’s my daughter’s first year in pre-school and her first fundraiser. Amazing how fast time flies when you have kids. As readers of this blog, I’d like to encourage you to share her Charleston Wrap catalogue and webpage with your friends, neighbors, co-workers. If you’re a school or teacher, consider visiting the page just to […]
I before E except when your foreign neighbor Keith received eight counterfeit beige sleighs from a feisty caffeinated weightlifter. WEIRD!
Southern California Rock Climbing is volume 2 of the California Road Trip, put together by Tom Slater finally arrived on my doorstep. As someone new to the area, it’s nice to have a general guidebook that cover 60+ climbing areas. The book is divided in seven sections: Central Coast (Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo […]
As a teacher, I love having time to take extended climbing trips. Of course, both my wife and I also like to be clean and enjoy showering on a regular basis. While shower at the gym isn’t as fun as sharing a shower at home, it definitely makes extended road trips more bearable. With my […]
My list of must-read books that have the power to hook both boys and girls. These great books will help teach and start conversation with kids on a variety of subjects. These great books offer a variety of conversation starters for topics like culture, accepting other, understand people’s difference and other sensitive topics. Great children’s […]