“What do you first do when you learn to swim? You make mistakes, do you not? And what happens? You make other mistakes, and when you have made all the mistakes you possibly can without drowning – and some of them many times over – what do you find? That you can swim? Well – life is just the same as learning to swim! Do not […]
I’m sure you all have seen the game show the Price Is Right, it’s really gone down hill since Bob Barker hung it up(no offense Drew) but I prefer the old tan guy. Anyhow, my favorite game on the show was Plinko, it’s the one where the contestant stands at the top of a giant board and drops a chip down it. There are a bunch of pins in there that bounce the chip from one direction to the next […]
Something I use to struggle with from time to time but have really improved upon over the years in trying to take on too much at one time.
I still fall into “I can do anything at anytime” trap from time to time but I am slowly starting to ween myself off of the stuff but it hasn’t been without some withdrawals that’s for sure.
I use to get so excited, maybe too excited about completing a new task or accomplishing […]
I’ve got a pretty eclectic group of friends and family members; there’s a huge range of interests, talents, abilities, and attitudes between them and it makes for some pretty interesting conversations and experiences.
I was recently sitting down by myself, enjoying a nice cup of tea in the backyard thinking about all of the differences between them, my family, and […]
One day a father of a very wealthy family took his son on a trip to the country with the purpose of showing his son how the poor people live so he could be thankful for his wealth.
They spent a couple of days and nights on the farm of what would be considered a very poor family.
On their return from their trip, the father asked his son, “How was the trip?” “It was great, Dad.” “Did you see how poor […]