Author: Darren W Carter

Nooma Hydration – Review

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Chromecast Contest

How to enter: Subscribe to Share any post from via Twitter, Facebook, or Google+ Leave a comment and let me know you shared or subscribed!’s Contest” starts on Saturday, November 22, 2014 and ends on Thursday, December 12, 2014 at 11:59 a.m. (EST), and is open to all readers, subscribers, and/or fans 18 years old and older in the continental U.S. No purchase required. One (1) winner will be chosen via and announced soon after the ending date. You must leave your contact information to collect your prize. If a winner does not respond within 3 days, a new...

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Two Days That Would Have Changed My Life

“One day someone is going to hug you so tight, that all of your broken pieces will stick back together.” – Anonymous I remember both incidents like it was yesterday. A Boy I was in ninth grade and I was having adolescent issues. My relationships at home weren’t the best and in school I was liked, but also picked on sometimes at that time. As a freshman in high school it seemed like things were closing in on me. It didn’t seem like I had any good friends…even though I did. Things got so twisted that I actually believed...

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Eating to Live

Back in 2010-11 I was on a meal plan and workout routine which had me in pretty good shape. I was down to 185lbs and about 19% body fat. I was feeling pretty good health wise and the doctor confirmed the results of my life choices. Life soon changed and so did my choices. I can’t tell you exactly how but I know a job change was one that threw a monkey wrench into my workout schedule and then with whatever else was going on my meal plan started to fade away. Working 12 hour shifts at the time...

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Lessons In Forgiveness

The last couple of weeks for me have been interesting to say the least. I have had the unpleasant opportunity to come face to face with two negative situations in my life which caused great pain and suffering, emotionally, financially and spiritually. Both situations resulted in relationship breaches and up until today I felt as though they destroyed me to a degree I couldn’t recover. Broken Armor Broken Armor is a manuscript I penned and planned to publish. It details the 20 plus years I served as an Armor Bearer in my former church. I wrote on many accounts...

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Darren W Carter

Darren W Carter

Darren W. Carter is founder of, a site focusing on Faith, Family, Fatherhood and a lot of Fun! He is also co-organizer of Cleveland Dads Group, a community of dads in Cleveland, Ohio who are active in their children's lives and founder of All Geared Up - A Family Bike Event, an event that focuses on family time and healthy lifestyles. He's an unconventional dad that shares his life's journey in hopes that his errors as well as triumphs can be gleaned tidbits which can help his readers in any way possible.

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