Posts tagged dancing

DWTS — the grand finale tonight

   May 20, 2014 10:27 am    0

And then there were three. I know I have a picture of four, but it’s all I could find. I thought last night was the grand finale, but it’s tonight. Who is going to win this one on “Dancing With the Stars?” The sentimental bets would have to be Amy Purdy, 34. The Olympic snowboarder dances…

 

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What I learned from ‘Dancing with the Stars’

   April 22, 2014 6:45 am    0

Even if you don’t “Dancing with the Stars,” this season is inspiring for one reason: Amy Purdy. The 34-year-old is dancing better than most of us could, and she has two prosthetic legs. At 19, she survived a form of bacterial meningitis that resulted in organ failure, loss of both kidneys, her spleen and her…

 

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‘Bananas in Pajamas’ add laughs as baby hits 21

   February 13, 2013 7:44 am    0

It’s always fun to discover what your kids remember about toddlerdom once they hit adulthood. When my youngest child, Ryan Eckert, turned 21 yesterday, we talked about all the crazy things he did as a tot. He’d had hernia surgery when he was barely a preschooler, and he remembered how we tried everything to keep…

 

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