So many great TED talks. This is one of the best I’ve seen.
Of course my order was wrong. “Small number one without onions or cilantro” I’ve been ordering the same item dozens of times over the past six years. I don’t get creative with the menu. I find something that works and I stick with it. Small. Number one. No onions or cilantro. So I sit at [...]
Last Friday, the alarm on my iPhone went off just before 6 am. I stumbled out of bed, put on gym shorts and laced up my Hyperdunks. In less than ten minutes I was heading to the gym with my neighbor to play basketball. For the next 90 minutes I ran up and down the [...]
I’ve written before about how much I enjoy signs. Especially those that show up around businesses in full view of customers. Some of the best signs turn up at fast food joints that are typically staffed by a young crew of creative kids who can’t wait around for the corporate offices to make them a [...]
Cold Stone Creamery has these delicious new cupcakes made with a layer of hot fudge between yellow cake and sweet cream ice cream topped with gooey whipped cream. No cupcake liners to throw away because it’s held together by a layer of crisp, rich chocolate. They are so dang yummy. But don’t take my word [...]
Something about Sunday brings out the chatty side of our kids. It could have something to do with the fact their mom and dad ask them be reverent at church 450 times within a three hour timeframe. But our children are still young and don’t understand big words like reverence so we revert to using [...]
Along the path to adulthood I knew I was making progress when I gave up certain habits. Like the day Pop Rocks and Fun Dip stopped being a part of my regular diet. Or the first winter I went without tossing snowballs at the school bus. You know, signs along the path of life that [...]
My mom has been making this recipe for pumpkin cream pies for as long as I can remember. It’s been handed down for several generations. It’s the only pumpkin pie I’ll eat. We only make them at Thanksgiving, primarily due to the time they take to prepare. The filling must be stirred over heat for [...]