How History shows us we will be OK.

What a crazy month it has been… One of my strongest childhood memories is from 1984, the year I turned 10 years old. I had spent the weekend obsessively playing a video game on my brand-new Commodore 64 computer, in all of its 8-bit glory. I don’t remember what...

My son and Superman

How the lessons we teach stick for life This year during the holidays, my wife Bridget and I realized that we have reached a stage where very soon, we are going to be the two shortest people in the house. Our two older sons are now well over six feet tall and soon...

Dreaming BIG this Summer

Sunday July 20, 1969, at 20:17 Universal Time, humanity reached the moon for the first time.  It was a monumental achievement, and no doubt, many of you reading have this moment burned into your memories.  Alas, I was born five years later, but like you, that moment...

I can see the future from here!

I don’t know about you, but when I was a kid… I was promised we’d have jet packs by now! Image Attribution Seg9585 Every night for the last 14 years, I’ve read a story to at least one of our kids. The days of them being too old for this will soon be...

Anna, the Ultimate Secret Santa

Karma Taken to a Whole New Level. This month, I’m going to tell you a story I’ve been waiting to tell for almost two decades. Early on in my career, I met an amazing lady who was well in her 80’s who we’ll call Anna. I worked with her for a number of years as...