The problem is not the problem…

  “The problem is not the problem. The problem is your attitude about the problem.” -Captain Jack Sparrow, from Pirates of the Caribbean  Sometimes when we’re faced with a problem we get annoyed and irritated, we complain to anyone who will listen, argue with others about it, post it on social media (because we have an … [Read more…]

There are two ways to live

“There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.” -Albert Einstein I live in the later part of Mr. Einstein’s quote; everything is a miracle, as in the result of God’s design. When my kids were babies, I’d look into … [Read more…]

Reading list 2016

What I’m reading in 2016 The Present – Spencer Johnson Raving fans – Ken Blanchard, Sheldon Bowles Developing Real Estate Champions – Tom Hopkins The Millionaire Real Estate Agent – Keller, Jenks, Papasan Extreme Ownership – Jocko Willink, Leif Babin Shark Tales – Barbara Corcoran Perelandra – C.S. Lewis Resilience: Hard-won wisdom for living a … [Read more…]

Family, Food, and Thanks!

Thanksgiving, that wonderful day of giving thanks. I hope you’re spending time with loved ones, enjoying great food, good times, and of course, thinking about what you’re thankful for. For me, I’m thankful for a loving family, loyal friends, and for God’s love. I’m thankful to those who have without question or reservation come to … [Read more…]

Putting 2014 in the books

Happy New Year…a little late! I gotta say, I love starting a new year, gives me a chance to look ahead at what’s next, and to look back at the previous year’s successes and failures, including my failure to write as much as I used to. Fortunately, that can be changed. I Hope 2015 takes … [Read more…]