Fixing Isn’t Helping

Fixing Isn’t Helping

Here’s an idea that I would imagine almost all married people would agree with: it’s not your job to fix your spouse. Notice I said that this is something that people would agree with rather than saying that it’s something that is easy or most people actually...
The Significance of Christmas

The Significance of Christmas

Christmas is one of those holidays that seems to stretch out over a few days. Whether it’s December 23 or 27, it still feels like Christmas. So even if you’re reading this ahead of time, my guess is that the holiday is in full swing by now. Maybe we’re waiting on that...
Follow the Leader

Follow the Leader

There’s a game I played as a kid and maybe you did too. “Follow the Leader” is pretty simple. You can do it inside or out, with a couple of friends or many. First, you pick a leader among the group. The objective is for everyone else to follow behind that leader doing...
First Things First Ain’t Bad

First Things First Ain’t Bad

A while ago, I caught a Today show segment where they interviewed a powerful female executive who had just written a new book. In her lifetime, the author had passed a number of professional milestones, gaining wealth, influence, and prestige along the way. She’d...
Four Wishes for My Children

Four Wishes for My Children

When I envision what life might be like for my children someday, I can’t help but hope that certain experiences won’t pass them by. I realize this might be a parental pipe dream, but there are just those key moments, you know? And I’d hate for any of my kids to miss...