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3-year old travel blogger countdowns to Disneyland

3-year old travel blogger countdowns to Disneyland

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 a problogger. I don’t know lots of stuff, but I know what that means. It means he goes to Panera Bread to eat cookies and drink iced tea while looking at his computer. And sometimes he takes me along and I can eat flower cookies and drink smoothies and blog on my…

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Growing up is a marathon, not a sprint – losing weight

Growing up is a marathon, not a sprint – losing weight

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 says he has lost more weight than anyone in the world. He says he has lost several 1000 pounds. That’s like more than a kindergarten class!! But after he loses the pounds, not to worry, he always finds them back. Even he doesn’t want to. Too much weight is the enemy in triathlons…

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How to get to car engine, um, Carnegie Hall

How to get to car engine, um, Carnegie Hall

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. There’s a famous joke. Some guy asks a taxi driver, “How to you get to Car Engine (Ed: Carnegie) Hall?” The taxi driver answers, “Practice. Practice. Practice.” I have a question. “What’s a Car Engine Hall?” Yesterday I wrote the 6 steps to becoming a music star. The first step is practice. I don’t know…

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Growing up is a marathon, not a sprint – the school of hard knocks

Growing up is a marathon, not a sprint – the school of hard knocks

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. Daddy says he has learned a lot of things in the school of Fort Knox. (Ed. school of hard knocks). My daddy used to do these things called super marathons, sometimes called ultra-marathons. He said people ran too fast when they ran ‘only’ 26+ miles and he couldn’t keep up. He preferred to run more…

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