Recently I’ve found myself in a number of conversations with friends who are critical of how people they know use social media, primarily Facebook. The concern? People aren’t painting a realistic portrait of their lives. They’re selectively broadcasting the good stuff, the wins. The perfectly coordinated family photo shoot, the trophy ceremony, the toddler enthusiastically […]
You know what I like? Like, really, really like? Winning. From Chutes & Ladders to blogging awards, I can’t seem to help myself. As a kid, I only wanted to do something if I could be one of the best. (Come to think of it, I’m pretty sure I still feel that way…I just know […]
“Mom! The Giants are going to the Worlds Serious!” That’s how Little greeted me this morning. The look on his face, the excitement in his voice. It was childhood enthusiasm at its purest. And all because of some sweaty guys in uniforms. Pretty amazing, right?