Monthly Archive: March 2013

Mar 20

Top 10 Things to See or Do in the Dallas Fort Worth Area

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The Dallas Fort Worth area is a place that Karen and I have been fortunate enough to spend a lot of time in when we travel to Texas.  Now we can do without the traffic, but as far as having high quality entertainment the Dallas Fort Worth area has it in spades.  Karen and I highly …

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Mar 19

M’s week 41

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41 week photo We have had a wonderful time with our little dolly this week.  We have been out of town on a Spring Break vacation to The Big Easy (and several stops between here and there).  She is such a little treasure, so happy and easy going most of the time, she is so …

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Mar 18

Monday Musing: The Madness of March

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I love college basketball, yeah I know the product on the court has been lacking the last couple of years due to the fact that the game is over officiated, over coached, and offenses have delved deeper into a motion system thanks in no small part to the many travel teams and AAU ball the …

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Mar 17

Sunday Scripture: Pslams 139: 9-10

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Psalms 139: 9-10 If I take the wings of the morning and dwell in the uttermost parts of the sea, even there your hand shall lead me, and your right hand shall hold me. Knowing that no matter where we go even if it is to the farthest reaches of planet God will be there …

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Mar 16

Teaching Tip: Be Genuine

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One of things that I stress in my class is the truth, that I do not want my students to lie to me and I am not going to lie to them.  This can come about in a variety of ways.  Like if I promise them a prize or extra credit for doing something above …

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Mar 14

Number 173: Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993)

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Searching for Bobby Fischer is number 173 of our top 200 movie list.  It is directed by Steven Zaillian and stars Joe Mantegna, Ben Kinglsey, Max Pomeranc, Laurence Fishburne, and Joan Allen.  It is rated PG Karen’s Review Searching for Bobby Fischer is a heartfelt story about a young chess savant, Josh Waitzkin, played by Max Pomeranc.  …

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Mar 13

Fort Worth Zoo: A Texas Sized Zoo

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The Fort Worth Zoo is one of the highest rated zoos in the United States having been rated a top zoo by various newspapers and other publications.  So going in Karen and I had pretty high hopes for the zoo, and though it did not disappoint, Karen and I did not see what the fuss …

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Mar 12

M’s week 40

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40 week photo Another wonderful week has come and gone with our beautiful little baby.  She is such a little charmer!  She is so happy, fun, gentle and all girl.  She is talking more and more and seems to have added baby to her list of words.  I’m not sure she knows exactly what she’s saying …

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Mar 11

Tip of the Week: Stick to your Principles

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Going to try a new topic over the next couple of weeks to see how it goes, please let me know if you like the new segment or should I go back to my musing. On past Mondays over the last year I usually write about something that has been on my mind, however lately …

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Mar 10

Sunday Scripture: 1 Corinthians 10:13

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“No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, but with the temptation he will also provide the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it.” I think it is very important for us to come …

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