Re-post: Seven Things I Hate About the New Ben-Hur Movie

Disclaimer: I haven't seen the Ben-Hur remake, and that probably won't change unless I can look at it for free. The story has been done to death, quite honestly, which isn't a shock because the novel is epic. However, when people like Charlton Heston have already put in such fantastic performances, in my opinion it's best … Continue reading Re-post: Seven Things I Hate About the New Ben-Hur Movie

“Is Good. We Do Not Have To Go To the Bank.”

Today my son started fourth grade (yipe), and you know what that means: Time to study state history. In our case, that of course is California, which I love, and I'm excited because we've got a ton of history right in our own backyard. Our curriculum looks fairly awesome, too. Besides a Friday class at our … Continue reading “Is Good. We Do Not Have To Go To the Bank.”