Month: January 2017


Think: A Lovely Beard

I think have discovered a secret. I think I have.  I think I know where thoughts come from.  Have you ever watched someone have a think or develop one?  They usually are touching their chin or their forehead when they do. Now, I realize that some will say this is a nervous habit, a sign […]


An Outdoor Steakhouse for the #KingofSoup #Spon

I have partnered with Life of Dad and IdahoanĀ® Foods for this campaign and have been compensated, Ā but my opinions are my own. And so is my soup. Going out to eat is a privilege, enjoying the taste of a fine meal should not be. But sometimes life does not agree with your mealtime ambitions. […]


Peace, Love, and Dreams

The ideas of peace, love, hard work, and understanding are core elements of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. And on a day that we recognize not only the man, but the impact that he had on us as a country, I think it is important to reflect on some of his words. […]


A Charmed Life

Everyone has their own set of traditions that they follow. Some are to celebrate history. Some are to honor the past. And some are just fun – like ours. Each New Year’s Day, my wife’s family has a tradition that involves charms and pound cake. My mother-in-law painstakingly bakes a pound cake, often times two […]

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year, Poop Deck Community! I will soon share how we are welcoming in the new year and some new ideas that are on the horizon. In the meantime, please simply enjoy the new look of the blog. Please excuse our dust as I continue to make some changes that hopefully you will enjoy:) […]