Monthly Archives: September 2016

The Lingering Effects of a Staycation

Since my Staycation almost a month ago, I’ve been sleeping in our guestroom, reading a lot, drinking tea, and not watching TV. It’s been really nice. I don’t think I’ve read this much in years. I’ve read two books this … Continue reading

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Happier at Home

I’m listening to a book on CD called: Happier at Home: Kiss More, Jump More, Abandon a Project, Read Samuel Johnson, and My Other Experiments in the Practice of Everyday Life It’s an interesting read about creating a home life … Continue reading

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How to Get What You Want Out of Your Education

Last Sunday, I wrote this rather lengthy blog about the school that I’m getting my doctorate in business through right now. And then somehow I accidentally deleted the whole thing, and rather than trying to re-create it I just gave … Continue reading

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Louis L’Amour Memoir Education of a Wandering Man

I’m reading Louis L’Amour’s memoir, Education of a Wandering Man and I find it absolutely fascinating. He was born in 1908 and he left his North Dakota home at 15 years old, traveled around the world working wherever he could, … Continue reading

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No TV – Does it Make You Smarter?

This week has been interesting because I haven’t been watching TV and I’ve accomplished quite a bit as a result. It absolutely amazes me how much I’ve accomplished. If I continue to do this, I think I may be able … Continue reading

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My Staycation was a Complete Success

My four day Staycation was a success. I’m relaxed and happy, and I did a lot of really fun stuff this weekend. I don’t want to come back. In fact, I might just spend a few more nights in my … Continue reading

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Making the Decision to Put Down a Dog

I have a small dog that is about 16 years old, and when it is her time to go, I always thought that something would happen to her (an accident or illness) and we’d be forced to put her down. … Continue reading

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