Category Archives: Deep Thoughts

Simplicity is beautiful

Do you appreciate the simple things in life and savor the moment while you are in it? Or are you hurrying through life busy shuffling from one chore to the other without taking a step back and giving yourself time … Continue reading

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Wishing your life away Monday through Friday?

“I need to stop wishing my life away Monday – Friday from 8am to 5pm. I’ll want it back someday”. This powerfully deep nugget was part of a friend’s Facebook status update. Anyone who is not passionate about what they … Continue reading

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Don’t chase magic bullets

When I was younger I was hungry to improve myself but didn’t know how to go about doing it. I went about things the hard way trying to read a lot, searching for wisdom from self proclaimed gurus who claimed … Continue reading

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Instant karma’s gonna get you

Karma is one thing but instant karma is rare. John Lennon knew what he was talking about. So many of clueless people her death was no tragedy but it definitely was preventable. Honor your marriage vows. Avoid traveling alone to … Continue reading

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Suffering fools not so gladly

One of the things that annoys me about many of the blogs I read is that they often give excessive attention to fools and the garbage ideas they support. These blogs are high quality and are developing awesome content but … Continue reading

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Does it take a lot to please you?

I was in the middle of having a quality father son day yesterday and we were running around creation doing errands and having some fun in between. Lots of junk food and hustle and bustle had me in that focused … Continue reading

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The power of creating

One of the traits that I am working to instill in my kids is the power of creating things. It could be art, building something, becoming better at a sport, developing a skill or actively learning something new from a … Continue reading

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Timeless wisdom is hard to improve on

I read a great guest post today on my favorite new finance site zerohedge discussing why liberals hate The Constitution. Give it a read and see if you don’t agree. It takes a lot of arrogance to think that timeless … Continue reading

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20 Things a mother should tell her son – A wise father’s rebuttal

Sung in my best cowboy voice, Fathers don’t let your sons grow up to be manginas… Saw this motherly wisdom going viral on Facebook and couldn’t pass up the chance to reinforce how father’s need to save their sons from … Continue reading

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How to change someones mind

Every internet news story, post, or comment on a social network often becomes fodder for political and¬†ideological gamesmanship. Lots of heat generated by rapid keyboard clicks but rarely does anyone’s mind change about a position. The most that you can … Continue reading

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