A Moon Set?

It was ~6:45 this morning (cold and wintry). I was parked, doing some work in the car before participating in an early-morning business event. I was evidently on high-ground. I looked-up for a moment and saw the most beautiful, unobstructed “moon set” in the west. I turned the other direction out of curiousity and took-in the […]

The Speed of Sudden Confidence

As recent as yesterday, people I spoke with lamented that while we’re past the “bottoming-out” point in our economy, it looks like a long road back… Suddenly, today, the headlines read “20% jump in home starts in 2011,” “U.S. expects higher than predicted GDP growth in each quarter of 2011” and “Intel reported its best quarterly […]

Off the Deep End. Again.

When is the last time you stretched out of your comfort zone and went off the deep end? Although a life-long exerciser, I never swam. Today I followed-through on a promise to myself to add swimming to my exercise regimen. A straight-hour of swimming… I have alot of confidence as a weightlifter, runner, soccer player, […]

New Year’s Experiment

I was at the local YMCA today just a few blocks from our house and it was packed to the rafters with motivated weightlifters, treadmill patrons, cyclers and zumba dancers like it is every January. Just a month ago you could have rolled a medicine ball down the middle of the building and not have […]