Thanks for stopping by…

Thanks for taking the time to visit The Life of JWo.

If you like my writings, you can sign up to receive emails (at right) when new content is posted or you can click the RSS feed  to get updates as well.

Hope you enjoy,
JWo

Posted in Uncategorized | 15 Comments

MovemberMania: In the Homestretch

This gallery contains 1 photo.

This year’s MovemberMania campaign has grown more than I ever envisioned. I got to go on TV to talk about Movember and even had two on-air personalities join my team. Now as the month winds down, I find myself getting … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Movember: What a Difference a Year Makes

This gallery contains 4 photos.

When I started the MovemberMania team, my goals were pretty simple: Raise more money than we did last year and to get the bow-tied weatherman Chief Meteorologist in Memphis to help get me get the word out about Movember. So … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Keeping MovemberMania Rolling

This gallery contains 6 photos.

The first week of the month was a whirlwind for me. Not only was I on TV talking about Movember, but I also went to see the last Mötley Crüe concert – but that’s a story for another day. The … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

My Movember On-Air Experience

This gallery contains 11 photos.

When I was handed the reigns to a Movember team last year, I set goals of making it bigger and raising more money than we did in 2013. But never in my wildest dreams did I think that what happened … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Why I’m Cheating This Movember

This gallery contains 3 photos.

This is my third year participating in Movember and even though I know the rules, I’m choosing to cheat this year. But I have a good reason. I know that Nov. 1 is the first day of Movember and that … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Welcome to MovemberMania

This gallery contains 1 photo.

Around this time of year people start getting excited for things like pumpkin lattes, the leaves changing colors, and the smell of fireplaces in the air. But I get excited for a different reason. This time of year gets me … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

The Results Are In…

This gallery contains 8 photos.

With the month of Movember quickly approaching, thoughts of health — mine and men’s health in general – have been swirling around in my head. Not only am I trying to raise awareness for men’s health issues during Movember, but … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Failing But Learning

This gallery contains 5 photos.

I did some things today that resulted in me failing miserably, but I’m hoping they will be learning experiences for me. The first thing I did was get my cholesterol checked. While I’m not sure when I’ll get the results, … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Da Bears at Da (Green) Beetle

This gallery contains 7 photos.

When we moved to Memphis we knew we’d be giving up some things from Chicagoland like deep dish pizza, Chicago-style hot dogs and a good gyro spot in every city. But one thing we weren’t ready to live without was … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Food, Football & Karaoke in Lexington

This gallery contains 35 photos.

As I’ve gotten older, the memories of The College Years grow more distant and dimmer. But during our trip to Lexington this past weekend I was reminded how much fun those days could be. My stepson, Jake, had been wanting … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment