Monday, October 14, 2019

DEWnited? More Like DON’Tnited!

I almost did it again. Very close to starting another "collection". You see Mtn Dew came out with an entire line of plastic bottles for their DEWnited campaign and I could hoard, I mean,...

Always Thinking Five Moves Ahead

"We must not miss the potential pleasure of any experience because our thoughts are elsewhere. We never know when a particular moment, a certain situation, may be a door to our future." If there was...

Please Tell Us What We Are Doing Wrong

"Many people, consciously or unconsciously, believe that it's somehow their job to show others how their positions, statements, and points of view are incorrect, and that in doing so, the person they are correcting...

Life’s Twists and Turns

"Flowing with the twists and turns in our lives, rather than resisting them, guarantees smooth sailing, helps us to maximize our opportunities, increases our serenity." While I believe this to ultimately be true, letting go...

Distraction

I haven't been awake for more than 30 minutes and already my brain has jumped from one thing to another faster than I can even comprehend. There are the basic functions that I will...

Even in Defeat, We Can Declare Victory

Last night I witnessed what seems to be a yearly ritual. Ohio State's football team lost to an opponent in which they had no business losing. This Ohio State team was ranked #2 in...

Entitlement

Every day I witness so many people with a strong sense of entitlement. There really seems to be no demographic that is inflicted more than another. Unfortunately, it can be found almost everywhere you...

If We Only Had a Fuel Gauge

Yesterday as I was driving to the grocery store I noticed not one but two people who had run out of gas and were filling their cars from a gas can on the side...

I Can’t (Self) Help Myself

For as long as I can remember I am drawn to improving myself. I know that I will never be complete and that my journey should be constant. I don't want to stagnate and...

My Struggle with the Five Stages of Grief

Today is a new beginning. I feel much better after expressing my true feelings. I believe that it was a very important step in the process of moving forward. Christina and the boys returned...