Tag: stuff to think about

What Others Think of You is None of Your Business

Oh man, is it ever tempting to dig and poke for the "truth" when we find out somebody else has a negative opinion about us. I'm telling you now. It won't end well.

Dating Website Misrepresentation

The first date I went on after joining a dating website started off with a big lie. She was great besides that, but it didn't matter. It ruined it for me.

What Others Think of You is None of Your Business

Oh man, is it ever tempting to dig and prod and poke for the "truth" when we find out somebody else has a negative opinion about us. I'm telling you now. It won't end well.

Assume the Best and Doubt the Worst

I made this photo worse (and confessed it) to make the driver look like a schmuck, and also to see who would give him the benefit of the doubt. Why was that so hard for us all?

Should you get divorced?

Today's post is one that attempts to answer a question many people ask me. Feel free to read it, though it won't hurt my...

The Parental Happiness Graph

I was reading an article some time ago about the average level of happiness that parents feel as their children age. After completing some...

Your @#&*% just might be the product of you.

Last month, a local news station came to my home for an interview about bullying. While the cameras were rolling, we found ourselves discussing...

What you don’t know just might help you.

You know, I love education.I'm not talking about formal education. I'm talking about learning stuff. I never got a college degree, and frankly, I...

Have You Ever Noticed…

I always have to laugh at the funny and witty things that people post on the internet. One of my favorites just came across...

Sit Down and Write

When is the last time you just sat down and started writing about something heavy? You should try it sometime. It's one of the...

55 on the Freeway

Sometimes I wonder. Why is everybody always in such a hurry? Just about any time I drive down the freeway with my cruise control...

Wrinkly and Worth It

When my girlfriend pulled out a wadded up five dollar bill to pay me back for a meal, I didn't realize it would be tied to an incredibly poignant and powerful lesson...

Time vs. the Worthless Heart

A heavy and different look at my failed marriages, and the way time (and my race against it) played a giant role in them ending...

Choose Your Own Adventure – Sarah gets Dumped

Today I thought I'd take a stab at something a bit different. Did you or your kids ever read those "Choose Your Own Adventure"...

100 Definitions of Impossible

If I had to choose what I thought was the single most powerful word in the English language, I think it would be the...

Mom pushed Daddy out the door

A couple weeks ago, I wrote a piece called Real Dads Don’t Leave. In an effort to spare you having to read an entire...

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My KID said that?!

You know what they say. Kids say the darndest things. As a parent, I am reminded of it daily. Like when Noah said, "Dad, my smile hasn't downloaded yet. Umm..."

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The Non-Christian, Blue Collar, Neighbor Man

Once upon a time, a non-Christian, blue collar, neighbor man overdosed on pain pills and nearly died. His wife was very sad. Their neighbor told everyone that...

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