Technology and Us

“Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes…..including you” – Anne Lamott Have you ever really thought about how much time you spend using technology?  We live in a world that is driven by technology and the irony is that I am on a cellular phone as I type this…

The Game of Life

“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to reach my destination” Have you ever wondered what life was going to throw at you next?  What happens next week, next month, next year?  Sometimes I’m sure we all wish we had a crystal ball to see what’s coming.  In…

Life Barriers

“Everything you want is on the other side of fear” – Jack Canfield As I drove home from work yesterday, I was waiting at a stoplight crossing a new overpass.  As I sat at the light looking around and pondering as I often do; I looked to my right and noticed a tubular steel barrier. …

Papas Chili

More than food The first time Cook Out chili experience.  They say as we age, we grow fonder and wiser. As a precursor, I am a firm, steadfast believer in that.  Today revealed yet another chapter in my own book of life. Logan and I had just left the pediatricians office for a “peace of…

Life Passes Us By

Proud parent moment!!! So my heart is full of emotion as I sit here waiting on Dylan’s All District Band Concert in Scotland County. As I scroll through the program prior to the performance, I am overwhelmed to see that Dylan beat out kids playing percussion from 32 other schools in the region. Today is…