Overtime Grandpa

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My family, who are all big-time sports fans, was watching the NBA finals with our grandchildren. I had just turned 55 and was feeling a little wistful. [ Read More ]

Classroom Humor

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I was discussing gender with the year seven class that I teach. Noise and laughter filled the classroom. [ Read More ]

Not Exactly an Athlete

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You would think by looking at me that I would be great at sports. Truth be told, I am athletic, but I tend to struggle with the mental side of things like football, baseball, etc. [ Read More ]

Tired Tuesday Presents*: Why I don’t Lift Weights

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  This is why I don’t lift weights: [ Read More ]

Not Par for the Course

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Several years ago, good friends of the family purchased a beautiful home in a secluded, wooded area in northern Michigan. They had a nice big backyard, beyond which was the 17th hole of a famous golf course. [ Read More ]

Dad Wins Again

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One hot 4th of July in Georgia, my dad decided to run in a 5K for which he did not train. Once upon a time, Daddy was quite an athlete. Those days were long since gone! [ Read More ]

Q&A Tuesday*: How Can I be Taller?

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Today on Q&A Tuesday, Angus as takes us in the opposite direction of last week’s question, “How I can I be shorter?” with [ Read More ]

O-Man Junior Plays Soccer [PODCAST]

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Will tells the touching story of his childhood friend, Ollie, going from bench-warmer to MVP during a game of soccer. [ Read More ]

A 3 Hour Snorkeling Tour [PODCAST]

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Chocolate Malt Shake (The Big Milkshake’s wife) and he go on a 3 hour snorkeling tour.  Or at least they try to. [ Read More ]

How NOT To Win And Influence Girls

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You know when someone starts a story off by saying “there was this girl” it is going to end badly. [ Read More ]

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