Archives for February 2013

Skating On Thin Ice

Lately I’ve felt overwhelmed. I’ve felt this way before, but it was usually one part of my life I could pause or get rid of. When I felt overwhelmed in college I scaled back the credit hours the next quarter. A decade ago I walked away from a job that was taking a toll on my relationships and making me sick. At times, I’ve reduced the number of church or school activities we commit to and stuck … [Read more...]

A Spectacular Move

Although I had homework to do it was the NBA finals and Tivo hadn’t been invented yet. So I ran home from University of Utah library just in time to catch Michael Jordan the Bulls take on Magic and the Lakers. I did own a VCR in which I put a blank tape in and hit record before settling down on my couch. The game wasn’t all that interesting except the Lakers had shocked the Bulls taking game 1 … [Read more...]

Doing The Math

My oldest daughter likes me remind me that I will be 63 years old when our baby turns 18. Not that it bothers me much but it has made me think about taking care of my body so that I’m able to be involved in his activities, whatever they may be. My mother liked to tell me that she had all five of her kids by the time she was 26 years old. I was into my 30’s before our first child arrived, but she … [Read more...]

Top Gear–Camaro SS vs. Mercedes E63 AMG

Nobody films, drives and describes cars like the guys at Top Gear. Top Gear - Chevrolet Camaro SS vs. Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG from Cortex on Vimeo. … [Read more...]