25 Weeks of Rediscovery: Chapter 1 Discussion – Bogeymen

(This is the second week of  a six-month journey of self-discovery. Thanks for joining me. Yesterday I shared Chapter 1 from my book, “Bobblehead Dad: 25 Lessons I Forgot I Knew.”  Today we take the thoughts presented in that chapter a little deeper – and I share some thought questions for you. Tomorrow, I hope you’ll come back for a new story about “bogeymen.” Thanks…

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25 Weeks of Rediscovery: Chapter 1- Some Things You Don’t Want to Inherit

(This is the second week of  a six-month journey of self-discovery. Thanks for joining me. Today we begin with Chapter 1 from my book, “Bobblehead Dad: 25 Lessons I Forgot I Knew.”  I hope you’ll come back tomorrow for some background on this chapter as well a few thought questions for you to think about. On Wednesday, I’ll share a new story focusing on this…

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High Tech Care: Families Win at CES2015

I just got back from three days at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas – the monster gathering of businesses that thrive on the business of consumer technology. And I spent all those days walking around visiting hundreds of booths – checking out the coolest and greatest ideas coming to consumers worldwide. One of the biggest take-aways for me…

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25 Weeks of Rediscovery: “Let’s Start this Journey!”

(This is the third installment in a six-month journey of self-discovery. Thanks for joining me. Already this week, I’ve shared the Prologue and Introduction to my book, “Bobblehead Dad: 25 Lessons I Forgot I Knew.” Today I share some new thoughts on the my journey from ten years ago. Starting next week, I’ll share one of the book’s 25 chapters each week. On Mondays I…

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Facelift for Dad: This Ain’t Your Father’s Eye Exam

I just left my eye doctor’s office – finishing up my annual check-up, picking out some new eyeglasses, and updating my prescription. It’s all part of a new year’s “facelift” I’m giving myself. The Important Part: My Annual Check-Up I’ve worn glasses since I was 8 – so I’m pretty comfortable with the entire eye exam process. And I’ve also come…

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25 Weeks of Rediscovery: “Hello. I’m a Bobblehead.”

(This is the second installment in a six-month journey of self-discovery. Thanks for joining me. Today, I’ll share the Introduction of my book, “Bobblehead Dad: 25 Lessons I Forgot I Knew.” Yesterday I shared the Prologue. And tomorrow I’ll share a new story – focusing on what the last few years have taught me. Starting next week, I’ll share one of  the book’s…

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25 Weeks of Rediscovery: Prologue

(This is the first installment in a six-month journey of self-discovery. Thanks for joining me. Today, I’ll share the Prologue of my book, “Bobblehead Dad: 25 Lessons I Forgot I Knew.” Tomorrow I will share the Introduction. And on Wednesday of this week I’ll share a new story – focusing on what the last few years have taught me. Starting next…

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CES. The Acronym of All Acronyms.

I don’t do well with acronyms. Acronyms and numbers are my weak spot. Now you know. The first time I heard “CES” I thought it was referring to a cool, hip, television show. I know. But I’m all about honesty lately. “CES” actually refers to the “Consumer Electronics Show” – and I think it’s technically the “International Consumer Electronics Show”…

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Join Me. 25 Weeks. 25 Life Lessons.

(I’m starting a six month journey to rediscover some life lessons I forgot I knew. I hope you’ll join me. Details are below.) Ten years ago today – January 1, 2005 – I told my three children that I was getting my act together and train for my first triathlon. They weren’t impressed. They were kids ranging in age from…

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