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Growing up is a marathon, not a sprint – knowing when to stop

Growing up is a marathon, not a sprint – knowing when to stop

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. I looked at my daddy’s list of lessons that he says he learned when he was doing ultrarunning and triathlons. The list is long. This is post is number 5 or 6. Wow! How cool. Lots of good things to learn I hope. This one I gotta say made me laugh. It might be a…

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Amazing Grace | Reverse Culture Shock | Using Turn Signals … or not.

Amazing Grace | Reverse Culture Shock | Using Turn Signals … or not.

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. My daddy is learning to like people again. Learning to like people is something he wants to do as a result of a Bible study he is in with his friends. They were reading What’s so Amazing about Grace. It’s also a good thing to like people. Daddy is American. He thinks he needs to…

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3-year old blogger demonstrates the 3 most important steps in effective blogging

3-year old blogger demonstrates the 3 most important steps in effective blogging

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. The 3 most important steps in effective blogging was captured on camera today when my mommy dropped by the Panera Bread shop to pick me up after a morning of working with my problogger daddy yecky (Ed: aka) Wil.by. Daddy gives his 50 best tips to make $4 (Ed: Mia thinks all money units come…

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The gift of Fantasy |Lessons learned about life from the Walt Disney Family Museum in San Francisco

The gift of Fantasy |Lessons learned about life from the Walt Disney Family Museum in San Francisco

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. Einstein said that one of his greatest gifts was the gift of fantasy. Walt Disney, too. But his gift of fantasy was built on reality. “I definitely feel that we cannot do fantastic things, based on the real, unless we first know the real.” Walt Disney encouraged his artists to study how humans and animals…

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