The Penny Principle

If you ever struggle with determining the future value of today’s laid plans – be it a career path, a relationship, parenting or just your own personal growth – read one of my favorite write-ups.

Your Internal GPS

Where are you in life?  On track?  Running behind?  Lost and confused?  Read this ‘lil ditty about triangulating your whereabouts and finding your path.

Trash Time!

I learned a lot being a kid, but I dare say I’ve learned a hell of a lot more teaching kids.  As the saying goes, the best way to learn is to teach.  Here’s one day of teaching around the house.

  • June 23rd, 2013

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  • December 26th, 2010

    A very old Chinese man and his young son lived during a period of much civil strife. They were considered rich by the villagers because they owned a horse. One morning, ...

  • If

    June 25th, 2010

    If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you But make allowance for their ...

  • June 13th, 2010

    O where o where has our little scapegoat gone, o where o where can it be? For nearly ten years, I've been working to educate people on the importance and impact ...

  • May 14th, 2010

    PT Barnum said "There's a customer born every minute."  Yup.  Now as with many quotes attributed to famous people, this one is more likely to be recounted as "There's a ...

  • May 12th, 2010

    Most people would argue that tasks that are both "urgent" and "important" should be their top priorities when organizing their agendas. I am challenging you to think otherwise. Remembering that most every priority ...

  • May 10th, 2010

    Gravity! "From the space program, we learn that tremendous power is needed to clear the pull of Earth's gravity. So it is with breaking old habits. Breaking deeply embedded habits such ...

  • May 5th, 2010

    Bending the laws - I'm sorry, this is bad for criminals but most certainly bad for politicians. Here's a quick story.  A middle-aged man, fresh from drowning his troubles gets behind ...

  • March 6th, 2010

    Going back to re-work a few things and re-organize a bit, but we’re getting really excited. Block Out The Noise: And Take Back Your Life will be done soon.  This book ...