Archives For Personal Thoughts


NOTICE: If you care to debate I am happy to carry on an informed civil discussion on the topic of the Affordable Care Act…but I will not engage in mud-slinging, name calling or any outright nasty hatred here….take it to your Facebook wall if that is your bent.

So these are just the facts as I now understand them for me personally.  You may have found different results (and I’d love to compare) but most I have talked to are seeing similar results. Continue Reading…

On Saturday June 8, 2013 my little girl graduated from high school. I made this video for her and we showed it to family and friends during her graduation party. Enjoy!

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There are just some days when the moments we experience are very poignant. Moments that bring everything back to what really matters.

With all that is happening around us – we sometimes lose site of the things that really matter. It’s easy to worry about being on time for work, to get upset that your kid doesn’t put their dish in the dishwasher or to let the everyday “little things” hide from you all that is right in your life.

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Between The Rain Drops

February 28, 2013 — Leave a comment

rainThe other day was one of those days that makes many people feel depressed, sad and just plain gloomy. Which is understandable considering the gray skies, damp cold temperatures and the general perceived dreariness.  Whenever there are days like this it reminds me of something my father wrote in a letter to my oldest daughter Shannon, on the day she was born… Continue Reading…