Category Archives: baby

The Difference a Year Makes

It’s been nearly a year since my last post on this blog. I had kind of forgotten about it until Carolyn told me this past week, during our podcast recording nonsense, that I should write more in this space. She also … Continue reading

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Making Plans

I have a tendency to get a little crazy right around this time of year. It’s not that I worry about the holidays or stress about buying gifts. It has more to do with the fact that the end of … Continue reading

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Sibling Rivalry Doesn’t Even Begin to Describe It

“War. War Never Changes.” I couldn’t have said it better myself Ron Pearlman. There is a war being waged in the Stryker household right now and only two of the three sides know they are fighting. When Kaitlyn first came … Continue reading

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Movin’ and Shakin’

Things are getting crazy up in the Stryker household in a fun variety of ways. Interestingly enough none of the current madness going on has anything to do with my career or Don’s career. You’d figure that would be the … Continue reading

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Damn it Feels Good to be a Gangsta

I’ve talked a little bit about my reentry into Judo recently but I haven’t been too specific about the physical changes that I’ve already noticed just two months back into the sport. Before I ran off and got married I … Continue reading

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Case of the Mondays

You’ll have to excuse the lack of  originality in this post title. It’s Monday morning and I’ve only had four cups of coffee, which is far from enough to allow for hilarious creativity. I’m sure many of you share my … Continue reading

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I don’t even know how to title this

I’ve gotten some feedback from friends and acquaintances lately wondering why I never write here. Honestly, it’s mostly because I forget. Life gets a little hectic and my brain prioritizes things in terms of what allows for survival (and maintaining my sanity) … Continue reading

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