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Is it Always Going to Be Like This? Nope!

This year started with a a terrible person getting into the White House, and from there, life threw some personal struggles at me and Jen. During these tough times, Jen will ask me, "It's going to…


WTF Friday

#onecarforlife


Wordless (ish) Wednesday

Sometimes my students ask how my hair gets that way. I say. I woke up like this. -Tall Hair Tomato Don't Care


Sewing

  I've been meaning to do some more sewing lately. I joke with my students that I'd love to talk to their grandparents about quilting. It's not a joke. Let's talk blankets that say, "I love…


Illinois Marathon

I started running my freshman year of high school. I had never run before, but I still remember that first 4 mile run and how amazing I felt. That started a 9 year stretch of my life where running…


So Much Fun

I completed my first season as a Girls on The Run (GOTR) Coach. Being a boy and a coach for GOTR is pretty rare. I was the only one out of about 115 coaches at the East Central Illinois branch of…


Happy Birthday Jen

(pictured above is the first birthday I spent with her 5 years ago). Happy birthday to the most giving woman I know. I don't know how her heart is able to give so much, but she always gives and…