Walker Builds an App

Walker Builds an App
"Mom, our app stinks. We put all that work into it. It's taken us all summer to get this far. And really… It just looks like a 12-year-old and the Haitian made this app."

I cringed as I previewed it.  He was right. It was terrible. Despite all the sweat-equity in the project, Walker was too embarrassed to show any of his friends. 

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5 Pokémon Go Tips for Moms

5 Pokémon Go Tips for Moms

Last week I got a phone call from a longtime girlfriend as she worried outloud that aliens had taken over her kids. Her oldest child is 19 and she has twin 15-year-olds. Her kids have not exercised voluntarily outside of the sports events this much in a lifetime. "I knew something was wrong when by 1 o’clock on a Saturday my three teenager had eagerly walked the dog 4 times. By that night the sudden uptick in exercise seriously threatened the dog’s survival.  The next morning they pumped up the tires on their dusty, unused bikes to ride around the community before we went to church.” 

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How to Bust Through a Writers Block

How to Bust Through a Writers Block

My brain broke.  I supposed that's what 12 felonies does to a gal.  For 6 months I have failed to push off the heaviness.  The weight of what my reality really is.  Blocked.  Stuck.  Trapped in my own story.  Ever been there?

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