Think about it. How many times have you let something come out of your mouth that you immediately regretted saying? You think you have a great point to make only to find that you would have been better off keeping quiet. Many of us do it on a daily basis. You might possibly be one … More Garbage Out
There are men who think they are great parents but really aren’t. And, there are men who constantly question their parenting skills but really qualify as great parents. Then, there are men that are all up and down the scale between the two.
One of the hardest things for a person to achieve is a complete understanding of how and why another person thinks the way that they do. You hear people make comments all the time along the lines of, “Well. I just don’t know why he acts like that.” Here’s the problem with that statement. While … More What’s He Thinking?
I remember attempting to write a book when I was around 12 or 13 years old but simply could not get more than a couple of chapters before it started breaking down. My assumption was that you can simply sit down with a pad of paper and a book just happens. Actually, now that I think … More Just Keep Writing
If you are anything like me, you spend a significant portion of your day sitting behind your desk. It might be at work. Maybe you are in your home office. Perhaps you are a pastor of a church or a college professor. Many of us have a workspace that houses a computer and a phone … More Time To Clean Again
One of the strongest tools for success in your daily life is the consistent use of a schedule. While some would find it cumbersome and restricting, the majority of society would agree that we function better when we have a schedule of some sort to follow. In fact, there is a multitude of articles online … More The Importance of Routine
I have two absolutely amazing children. Sydney is a little over half way to adulthood at this point and that is crazy to me. It seems like we just brought her home from the hospital yesterday. People warned me that she would grow up fast and they weren’t kidding. I wish that I could slow … More That empty nest
Have you ever been somewhere before and tried to imagine who all else has been there ahead of you? See, I do that sometimes. I often think that it would be neat to see or know who all had been in a particular location. Sometimes, I try to imagine who all else might have been down … More Abandoned
Most of the time, I have little trouble finding something to write about. I have spent the last year sharing my thoughts on parenting and finance and mixed it into a regular cycle of stories about life in Virginia. In between these posts, I have dropped various video clips and other items that I love. … More The Cure for Writer’s Block