A Must Read for You

Good bye 2010. You started evil, included the worst summer in my over 30 years of life. Like any roller coaster, there are hills and valleys, thrills and disappointments. The journey teaches lessons as it goes, as long as we are willing to learn. The Top 10 Lessons of...

A Memory Shared

My parents and I moved in with Dad’s parents before my brother was born. They were looking for a place to live in Texas, but it was also the last two years of my Grandmother’s life.  The memories I have are vague as she died in April 1977 just before Ethan...

New Mexico and New Thoughts

This time last week I was in New Mexico, spending time with “That Guy in NM.”  The trip?  It was an adventure from start to finish. Change of Plans The energy sales I went into, resulted in exactly zero sales in one month.  To work that hard and get...

Family is Love

April was chaotic. The third weekend, my mom and I drove to Florida to visit her family. Before anyone gets excited and talks of beaches and palm trees, let me specify we were just south of Alabama. Peanuts and pine trees and 3 hours from the beach. Her parents...

Imma Be Living the Good Life

So I said there was a lot to cover since my babysitting absence. Perhaps my hesitation in personal writing has been that some personal stuff has happened. Some really great things that in some ways I am still trying to understand. But let’s sequence the wavy...