The Friendship Project, Part 3

The book of friendship continues to make it’s way around the United States reinforcing the importance of and power behind friendships.  Here are some of the latest entries. Track the book’s journey on the map below. #4 - Annie from Kennebunk, ME wrote:       #5  & #6 -...

From Box to Bounce in 10 Minutes!

This might sound like an advertisement and to a degree, it is (after all, you’re on the JumpSport® trampoline blog!) but if you want the straight scoop about how easy it is to set up and use a JumpSport® Fitness™ Trampoline, read on.   As soon as...

Siri & My Parenting Style

About a month ago I walked into my cell phone provider, handed the guy behind the counter my flip phone, and asked how much credit I would get toward one of those new smart phones.  He didn’t recognize my phone...

Valentine Clothespin Craft!

With a growing number of e-cards making their way onto the greeting card scene, I keep wondering when the scales will be tipped in favor of e-cards over snail-mail cards.  And as beautiful as many e-cards are, I still enjoy opening real envelopes to find...

January: Door to the New Year

On the fourth day into the month of January, “Happy New Year” is still being said with gusto and cheer.  Friends wish each other well, as does a cashier and the gent being checked out.  Curious about the elongated well-wishing and additional resolution-making associated with...

Healthy Living for a Fit Planet

This week I’m launching a series called “Healthy Living for a Fit Planet.”  As an avid newspaper junkie, I have been haunted by the daily deluge of images coming out of the Horn of Africa. The rail thin bodies of young and old alike born...

Red tulips of Spring

Seizing Spring: ‘Tis the Season to be Motivated

With May just around the corner, Spring is in full force and with it, a revitalized sense of carpe diem! It seems only last week that I was blogging about new year’s resolutions and goal setting and here we are, almost five months into the...

No More Weight Loss Resolutions!!

I have always been a voluptuous girl and proud of it, but as life handed me lemons in the forms of divorce and the loss of my Father in the past three years, it turns out my lemonade ingredients consisted of lemons covered in ice...