Dreaming VS. Doing Motivation

Dreaming VS. Doing Motivation

I recently heard a story of a 16 year old boy who weighed nearly 800 pounds.   Undoubtedly this boy was at a crossroads. Either continue down his current path and die at a very young age or do something about it.  He understood he could not go at it alone, this boy...
Everyone Gets A Trophy

Everyone Gets A Trophy

Everyone gets a trophy! If you participate, then you are good enough. A common phrase in today’s society. The reality is though, what is this teaching our kids? It’s ok to be mediocre? You’re good enough right where you are? Why would we want our kids to settle for...
Denver Golf in February?

Denver Golf in February?

When I speak of Denver, Colorado in February, what do you think of? Probably lots of snow, cold weather and great powder skiing. Well for those of you who don’t travel to this wonderful city much, you would be sorely mistaken. I mean yes, there is lots of snow, cold...
Flashes of Flesh

Flashes of Flesh

What am I supposed to tell my three-year-old son when flashes of flesh dance across the screen at the outset of a commercial interrupting our favorite sporting event? Do I change the channel? Do I get his attention away from the screen? Do I DVR it and fast forward...
Joy of Puddles

Joy of Puddles

There is much joy to be found in small things. Which is something my rambunctious three-year-old teaches me every day. One of his favorite pastimes is jumping through enormous puddles of water.   He’s never met a wet patch he didn’t like. When puddles are not present...