Adaptive Adventure · Through the Power of Sport

Owen’s Ride: One 16 Year Old’s Quest for Adaptive Sports Awareness

Watch out East Coast: here comes a 16 year old boy kind of hurricane in the form of Owen, Bryce and Matthew.   This summer, Owen will use the East Coast Greenway to cycle 2,900 miles from Calais, Maine to Key West, Florida to build awareness for Adaptive Sports Awareness, a non profit organization he… Continue reading Owen’s Ride: One 16 Year Old’s Quest for Adaptive Sports Awareness

Education · Family life

Thinking of Children and Veterans this Veterans’ Day…

Last week at the post office, Carver filled out a Selective Service card for the military without my noticing.  But he proudly tucked the card with his name filled in the boxes and hid beneath his shirt until we got home.  “Mom,” he exclaimed, “I’m going into the Army.” Suddenly, he was 18 or 22… Continue reading Thinking of Children and Veterans this Veterans’ Day…

Books · True North

My Gift for You Today: Non-Election- Related Light Reading

November is National Novel Writing Month– who knew?  So, I find it apropos that this month is the one year anniversary of True North having arrived on my doorstep in ACTUAL book form courtesy of our fabulous UPS man, Ted Russell, and AuthorHouse Publishing.  Four times of year, I receive a report from their marketing… Continue reading My Gift for You Today: Non-Election- Related Light Reading