Have you ever felt 'off'? Things you used to do with ease seem to take a lot of focus and effort. Or you are going through the exact same motions as before, but you don't feel fulfilled like you used to. As much as you try to get out of a funk, nothing seems to … Continue reading Singing and Swinging: What to do when you lose your way
Are You Listening?
A soft, steady click. Not more than the light click of a spacebar. This little click is all it took to cause a week-long headache of a recurring battery failure on our Ford Explorer. A headache that peaked when the dead battery caused our son to be late for his first day of pre-school. The … Continue reading Are You Listening?
Unique Life Feels- ULFs
"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart." -Helen Keller I am thankful for feelings. The ability to feel happiness, sadness, frustration, relief, contentment, discomfort; all of these feelings remind me I am Alive. I believe in life there is … Continue reading Unique Life Feels- ULFs
Removing the word “Can’t”
Having three young boys has presented many challenges these past few years of fatherhood, but many lessons have been learned along the way. At this point into the parenthood game the life lessons learned from now being a dad have outnumbered the lessons I have been able to teach my sons. One of the most … Continue reading Removing the word “Can’t”
Finding God in the Waves
I have known for awhile that reading is not a priority for me. I also know there are many correlations between successful people and reading. One of the final nudges for me to start reading, and sharing my reading with students, is I believe strongly in the "lead by doing" idea of being any sort … Continue reading Finding God in the Waves