Remembering 9/11

Every anniversary since 9/11 – on Facebook, Twitter, in the media and around the proverbial water coolers – American gather to tell their story of where they were when the planes crashed, their reactions to watching the towers fall, and how they felt in the immediate aftermath. Across the country people donated money, blood, supplies,…

Birthday Burpees

For my birthday, I strongly hinted to my wife that should she be having any difficulty trying to decide what to get for me – aside from the night-vision goggles and/or a 20-something college girl working her way through school as an exotic dancer – that a Groupon for five EVO Camp or Spartan X…

Blog vs. Book

The other day my wife told me that I’m a really good writer. Apparently she wasn’t joking nor was she buttering me up to cut the grass. It was a genuine compliment (to which I’m humbled) that also served as another attempt to motivate me to write a book on what it’s like to raise…