the Stanfords Archive

Friday Forum – Money, Money, Money

I joined Friday Forum today. And here’s the questions for today: 1. If someone gave you $100 right now, how would you spend it and why? (No catches are involved; you can spend the money anywhere and in any way you want.) Would you make a bunch of small purchases or use the money for …

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Tragedy during the Race Across America

I check out the RAAM website along with my Uncle’s Team’s Blog site several times a day for updates. I just looked at it and was very sad to see that Bob Breedlove passed away during the race today. You can read about it here. This is so sad and scary. He was a solo …

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Conversations with a Bug

A-man went bug catching today. We keep getting these little black millipede/caterpillar like bugs in the house, but they die real fast. I guess because of the cool climate inside. Anyway, so he decided he wanted to get some of these. He made a contraption with 2 different size plastic lids. Here’s what he said …

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15 Months, Already?

This reminded me that I didn’t post about T baby’s 15 month appointment the other day! He’s 24 lbs. 11 oz. and 31 inches long, which about 50th percentile. The doctor asked if he was walking and climbing and going all over the place. I told him he wasn’t walking yet. I said that he …

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Team Endorphins Fighting Hard!

Wow! Just listened to another report from the Team Endorphins Blog. My Uncle and his partner Shanna are fighting 106 degree weather in the Mojave Desert! The crew also had to deal with swarms of bees! Uh-oh! Dad! 🙂 (My dad’s on the crew!) Anyway listening to these is so inspiring! They started in San …

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Update on My Uncle in Race Across America!

I just listened to the Audio blog on my Uncle Guy’s Racing Blog. The race is underway and Guy started the race with a 2 and half hour leg! Then, Shanna took over for her leg of the race and then Guy will have a 5 hour leg. They’re doing tests after each leg and …

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Savannah, Georgia Roadtrip {2005}

Here’s what we did on our trip over Memorial Day. Friday at lunch Rob kept asking me what I wanted to do over the weekend. I didn’t really have any ideas. He mentioned maybe go to Savannah. I said that sounded fun since that’s somewhere he’s always wanted to take me and I’ve always wanted …

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9 Layers

LAYER ONE: ~ Name: LRStan ~ Birth date: September 30 ~ Birthplace: Richland Hills, TX ~ Current Location: Auburn, AL ~ Eye Color: hazel ~ Hair Color: Red with natural blonde highlights ~ Height: 5′ 5″ ~ Righty or Lefty: righty ~ Zodiac Sign: Libra LAYER TWO: ~ Your heritage: english/irish ~ The shoes you …

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105 Things About Me

1. A lot of people mispronounce my first name. 2. I was born in September. 3. I’m a Libra. 4. I was raised by my paternal grandparents since I was 3. 5. I’ve been married for 7 years. 6. I was born and lived in Texas for 20 years. 7. I’ve lived in Auburn, AL …

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