Both of my parents were teachers, and for as long as I can remember they both encouraged me to do something in life that would help others. I figured being a doctor would be the most obvious way to do that, but growing up around a pair of teachers must’ve rubbed off on me. Show More Summary
Never lend anything you aren't willing to lose.
Not that comedians are supposed to lend dignity to the ice bucket challenge -- but ahem. Former "My Life On The D-List subject and freq " Kathy Griffin went nude for her stunt to benefit research for the ALS Association. While she'sShow More Summary
Ten Books that Change(d) My Life by Mark Anthony Neal | NewBlackMan (in Exile) Thanks to my mother, I’ve been a reader since I was a toddler; I’m sure if you asked me at the time, I would have said that The Berenstain Bears’ The Bike Lesson was atop the list of books that changed my life. Show More Summary
The unspoken agreement states that patrons are ordering that next drink and staying a little longer because they're having so much fun, not because they don't want to go home to an angry spouse, or worse, to an empty apartment. Their...Show More Summary
If there is one thing that you can always find in my kitchen, it's oatmeal. I had this strange fridge-free period in my life that lasted for almost a year, during which I learned to buy everything fresh and in small quantities. But, in every crisis situation, oats were immensely helpful. Show More Summary
Playing games at the kitchen table is a regular part of life at our house. I play games after school three or four days a week with my children, as well as a family game night most weeks. Sarah and I play games together one or two nights a week, and I have a regular... The post 20 Great Games to Play with Stuff You Already Have appeared first on The Simple Dollar.
We always played games growing up, a lot of board games, I liked Clue and Parcheesi and the times I got to play Life at my cousins, for some reason that wasn't in our games closet. Never cared much for Monopoly, it just went on and on - but we didn't know the rules, really. Show More Summary
By Leo Babauta I enjoy creating a few simple rules to live by that take away some of the overwhelming decision making we need to make every day. Pre-think these decisions, formulate them into rules, and then just follow them, freeing your brain for more important decisions. Why should we need to give so much […]
Since tragically killing fellow NASCAR driver Kevin Ward Jr. on the racetrack earlier this month, Tony Stewart has kept a low profile — until now. Stewart, 43, spoke on Friday… READ ON
Nicole Kidman keeps coy in her trench coat on the cover of Net-A-Porter’s The Edit magazine. Here’s what the 47-year-old actress had to share with the mag: On her friends’ reactions to Keith Urban‘s confessions of love on stage: “I had two girlfriends sitting with me [at the concert] and they were like, ‘Bitch!’ I [...]
The November Man I never discuss a film's marketing strategy in my reviews, but I will admit as I was walking into the theater yesterday to check out the new Pierce Brosnan espionage-themed action-thriller The November Man, I happened to...
Tony Stewart said he will never be the same after striking and killing 20-year-old driver Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint-car race in Upstate New York. Stewart was driving in the race in Canandaigua on August 9, one day before a scheduled NASCAR race that weekend in Watkins Glen. During the race Stewart ran into
On Friday, NASCAR star Tony Stewart, speaking for the first time since he was involved in a fatal accident that killed Kevin Ward Jr. on a dirt track three weeks ago, said Ward's death "has been one of the toughest tragedies I've ever...Show More Summary
NASCAR driver Tony Stewart have a press conference prior to practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 held at the Atlanta Motor Speedway on Friday (August 29) in Hampton, Georgia. The 43-year-old racer will be returning to the race track for the first time since striking and killing sprint car racer Kevin [...]
Her new album My Everything is the hottest thing going right now, and Ariana Grande dropped by the “Today” show to chat with Matt Lauer this morning (August 29). The “Problem” songstress was in good spirits as she fielded questions including,...Show More Summary
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In his first public appearance since striking and killing Kevin Ward Jr. on a dirt-track course in upstate New York three weeks ago, Tony Stewart, a three-time NASCAR national champion, addressed reporters at the Atlanta Motor Speedway Friday afternoon. He read from a prepared statement and declined to answer questions.
Hi! My name is P.J., aka Buffs… I live in Buffalo, near Niagara Falls… In this blog I’ll talk about everything that happens and affects my daily life! I’m a normal regular guy… so you’ll post normal stuff! I like to be healthy and fit… I love sports… I’m single… well not quite… I live […]
It’s a cliché to wax lyrical about pieces of art “changing your life,” and as often as not it’s hyperbole — but I can honestly say that 20 years ago today, an album was released that would have a genuine effect on my life’s direction. Show More Summary