Category Archives: Life

The Art of Wrapping Your Extension Cord

How have I survived? Small tricks make a big difference. It makes me wonder how many other fantastic tricks I’m missing. Here’s a great post from TheArtOfManliness.com about wrapping your extension cords. Awesome. I’m always wrastling with tangles. I’m the … Continue reading

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I, Pencil; Mind, Blown!

The world we live in is RIDICULOUSLY complicated. We get up each day and proceed down the increasingly complex path of daily life, but we loose sight of the complexity. We take what we know for granted because it’s always … Continue reading

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12 Tips for a Bueno Casa

You like that Spanglish title? I knew you would. Last night I shared 10 Tips for Raising Little Dudes. So, it seems like a good time to keep dropping some knowledge in list form. Tonight’s list offers some ideas for … Continue reading

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Life Moves Fast

One of my all-time favorite quotes is from the wise sage Ferris Bueller. “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” So true. As age creeps on, it’s amazing … Continue reading

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99 Problems But a Hack Ain’t One

Have you noticed the word “hacking” creeping into everyday conversations lately?…or is it just me? Like when you get a new car and you start to see them everywhere? I’ve been learning about different ideas for “hacking” lately, and it … Continue reading

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Indeed, A Small Group Can Change the World!

The other day I posted a video of a 12 year old dropping some serious knowledge about how The Man is hosing us with an economic/banking/big-business system that is clearly broken. The video is well worth the 6 minutes it … Continue reading

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Perception is Reality

I heard the saying “perception is reality” years ago, and it’s been lodged in the back of my noggin ever since. It’s not something I think of often, although, it will jump to the front of my thoughts from time … Continue reading

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Getting Old is Comical

That title is true, but it’s not the whole truth. Getting old can be hard too, but maybe with the right perspective the hilarity can outweigh the challenges. I’m not old enough to face the full onslaught of age, but … Continue reading

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Jump School

It is awesome to watch Little Dude figuring life out. He is one independent and determined little dude. Not only does he know what he wants, but he also knows that he wants to do it. He is working sooo … Continue reading

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Do You Realize?

I’ve been thinking about this post for a while. I guess on some level, it’s been knocking around the Dude’s noggin for years. On September 5th my Grandmother passed away. Grandma, Gram, Greatma. The Dude’s Mom’s Mom. The absolute epitome … Continue reading

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