The video challenge for January 30, 2018 was to create a fictional film less than 2 minutes in length that passed the Bechdel test for feminism in film. Here's the Bechdel test, can you say "yes" to these three questions: Are there two women present (preferably both are named characters)? Do the women talk to…Read more On a Roll!
It seems I took the summer off as far as posting photos... I took photos, I just didn't post them. Here's photos from her spring show to end the gymnastics season... back in May. Every year her gym does a "Night at the Movies" and this year her group danced to a song from "Beauty…Read more Spring Show – in August
Usually Muscle Monday is about my kid. Today it is about me. I've been flexing my public speaking muscles lately and it's been amazingly satisfying. I joined Toastmasters International in 2008 and really enjoyed it but a rough time in my life when I got really depressed made me think dropping out of Toastmasters was…Read more Unusual Muscle Monday
The Classic Rock Invitational was down in Phoenix, AZ. I was excited to get out of the cold, cold winter of Boise, ID, but then I got sick... I think it may have even been the flu because I think I was a bit feverish the whole time we were down there; it made the…Read more Classic Rock Invitational – February 3, 2017
Took a trip to my hometown for my 29th high school reunion. We just drove up for the day so I didn't take too many pictures but here's what I did take. We took a tour of the "historic sites" on this tractor decked up to look like a train which started at the old…Read more Down Memory Lane
I made it further into gymnastics season this year before I got too overwhelmed and exhausted to keep up with the photo posts. I also have to admit that I realized between QoH and Rose City that I had made an amateur mistake with my camera settings, that's why the pictures were blurry. Suffice to…Read more Rose City Challenge – March 5, 2016
So my little gymnast took advantage of a weekend off from gymnastics meets to participate in a school tradition. Her school helps sponsor a memorial basketball tournament every year - Hallissey Basketball Tournament. No one told me they were planning on squeezing 74 basketball games into 48 hours. My kid's team played 6 games in…Read more Hallissey Basketball Tournament – February 12-14, 2016