On Saturday, Jody, the kids and I drove 2 1/2 hours to Pueblo, CO, to experience our first political rally where both Michelle and Barack Obama were scheduled to speak. According to the LA Times, there were over 15,000 people in attendance. We were seriously lucky and got amazingly close to the stage thanks to a phone call my sister Carrie made on Friday. Jody and I had been debating whether or not it’d be a good idea to take the kids for the 2 1/2 hour drive, then make them wait for the rally to begin and sit through the rally before having toRead More →

On Saturday, Jody, the kids and I drove 2 1/2 hours down to Pueblo for the Obama rally. Many more pictures and videos to follow, but I just wanted to say how awesome it was to be a part of history and give you a little taste of what we got to experience. (Click the pic to enlarge.) Yes We Can! As if this weekend wasn’t exciting enough already, today I’m going to Borders Book Store to hear women’s rights activist Gloria Steinem talk about how issues in this year’s election will affect women’s lives and families. Wow.