My Favorite Parenting Advice

Parenting is hard. Really hard. Where's the off switch? By the time we have…


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What to Do if You Want the Benefits of Meditation but Have Trouble Doing It

Does the world really need another post on meditation? Probably not. But…


Procrastination Paradox: Why Done is Better than Great

Procrastination sucks. If there is one thing that has slowed me down in life…


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Three Concepts Aspiring Writers Should Know (The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly)

More people than you’d think harbor dreams of writing. This is apparent to me…


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The Best Ways to Find Shark Teeth at the Beach

I’ve been addicted to hunting shark teeth on beaches for a long time. The…


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Why You Should Keep a Journal and How It Will Change Your Life

If there is one activity that has vastly improved my life in multiple ways,…


Beautiful spring weather, three balloons flying over the field. The huge field of white, red and yellow buttercups (Ranunculus asiaticus).

What Fills Your World?

  I sometimes envy people who travel the world with everything they own…


A sand castle on the beach on a sunny day

A Course in Nature

From the deck of our oceanfront rental, I watched my boys play in the sand.…


A tree stump resting in front of a lake with mountains in the background

When a Flaw Becomes a Strength

I drive through an old neighborhood on my way to the office and back every day.…


Watch the Moments

Watch the pennies and the dollars will take care of themselves. My friend’s dad…