Garbage Out

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

What kind of dad are you?

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.

What’s He Thinking?

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?

Just Keep Writing

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

That empty nest

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