A Glimpse Into My Life Outside The Blogging World

I figured I would do something a little different...well a lot different for me. A glimpse into my life outside of the blogging world. Yesterday my daughter, Erin and I went out for Sushi at our favorite Thai restaurant. It always been a taste test as we always get four rolls. Something new each time… Continue reading A Glimpse Into My Life Outside The Blogging World

Dear Parents, We Are Failing Our Kids

Several years ago I hired this young man to work the evening shift. Part of his duties for that shift was to vacuum the floor as the night manager did their duties. I was shocked to find out that this young man, who was seventeen, did not know how to vacuum...much less turn the thing… Continue reading Dear Parents, We Are Failing Our Kids

For My Children I Must Stay Vigilant

As parents we all have fears. They begin, for some of us, even before our children are born. I know for me it did. You see, I have always wanted to be a dad. But I didn't want to be just a dad, I wanted to be a great dad. A dad who would always… Continue reading For My Children I Must Stay Vigilant

Surrendering A Struggle, Hurt or Habit Can Happen At Any Age

I shared this the other day on Facebook but I want to share it with you all as well.... Had an amazing night tonight at Richland Celebrate Recovery. During the worship part Brandon, my son, asked what the glass jar full of blue chips were for. So we sat down during one of the songs… Continue reading Surrendering A Struggle, Hurt or Habit Can Happen At Any Age

A Father’s Prayer For His Son

  I sit here and wonder about my son's future. He is such a wonderful little man who says thank you and will stand there...anywhere...holding the door for any woman who will walk through it. It does not matter if a man walks up to hold the door for the woman or not he just… Continue reading A Father’s Prayer For His Son