Did You Have a Bad Day?

Did You Have a Bad Day?

Did you ever have a bad day that was soooo bad that you would like to just hide somewhere that nobody can find you?  It may not be as bad as you think. In fact, if you are not in jail, still walking and talking, and are not 6 feet under screaming, “No!! Help...
Google Analytics Certification

Google Analytics Certification

Done. Clunk. That’s a quote from Mr. Hatch, my Fiber Optics professor in engineering school, now a lifetime away. My idea of a great Saturday night has shifted from whooping it up to passing a Google Analytics certification exam.  Sad, but true. I’ve been...
Close Calls | Appreciating Life

Close Calls | Appreciating Life

It seems we’ve been witnessing some close calls lately. The deer in the blog featured photo raced to cross the road behind a dozen of his friends.  It didn’t look good.  The motorcycle loomed in the distance as a deathly threat to the deer…. as the...
New Year’s Eve 2015

New Year’s Eve 2015

New Year’s Eve.  Amateur Night, as they say.  Overindulgence by those other than respected and responsible party pros.  Overconfidence and enthusiasm abounding behind wheels of death machines, as my Dad used to call them when we were growing up. My original plan...
Christmas in July

Christmas in July

Have you ever heard of Christmas in July?  My sister Jan shared her recent story about creating a Christmas in July for someone special.  It still brings tears to my eyes. Her best friend’s little sister Patty has the mind of a 6-year-old although she is 55....
Super Great Day to be Alive!

Super Great Day to be Alive!

There are those days that have that exta zing of pleasant surprises that make it a super great day to be alive. How cool is it when you start the day with your morning walk to your favorite coffee shop and see a moose cruising along on your street… Moose on the...