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October = Busy

I didn’t do too well on blogging during Down syndrome awareness month, did I?

Oh well. Life was a little crazy this month.

We have been to a few football games, introduced Gracie and the Bell Center to my coworkers, and celebrated Gage’s 4th birthday! 707 more words

Every Day Stuff

Royler Gracie and Junior Brazillian Jiu Jitsu

Last week my children had a moment that will forever change their martial arts history.

They received their very first junior BJJ belt advancements.

But it wasn’t just any advancement. 436 more words

Not Too Deeply Beneath the Surface

“There is, one knows not what sweet mystery about the sea, whose gently awful stirrings seem to speak of some hidden soul beneath.” – Herman Melville… 461 more words


New documentary - The History of Submission Fighting

This trailer has just dropped for a new documentary “The History of Submission Fighting”. Check it out. 101 more words


It's a Fish Eat Fish World

“Consider, once more, the universal cannibalism of the sea; all whose creatures prey upon each other, carrying on eternal war since the world began.” - Herman Melville, … 528 more words


Gracie's story

I’m a dating virgin compared to Tracey. I split up with my long-term boyfriend seven years ago and was un-consolably heartbroken because he was the person I thought I was going to be with forever. 219 more words

Online Dating

My Descent

I’ve always been a cat person.  Other than a few years after Melissa was born, I’ve lived with cats since age 6.  As I’ve gotten older, I’ve had to wage war against becoming the Crazy Cat Lady of myth and legend.  432 more words