Love & Life – In a Mad Mad Mad World

Two positive and interesting stories in the midst of a world gone mad.  One comes from ABC News. A young couple, in love, had planned on getting married in May. They had arrangements at a location on a terrace overlooking the river. But this couple, these residents of Kyiv, realized that there plans had been…

16 Small Gestures that Makes Happy Relationships

Listen up my son, for you as a married man of one month can get some tips here. Listen up myself, for even after decades of marriage, I can really learn something here too. Yesterday, I mentioned my marriage is a quid pro quo and then within hours this article came across my screen. The…

Coffee at BuzzBrews

Moving to Appomattox from Dallas has its advantages. As I got back to Dallas, I already want to get back to the traffic of central VA – I will roll slowly behind an Amish buggy as long as needed if I don’t have to pay toll and wait in a parked ‘expressway’. But … I…

A Couple of Songs Hit Home – and a Cat Video

Okay, I got more comments on Lisa’s guest entry than any of my previous posts. If I didn’t know how much greater she was than me, you guys showed me. Nah, I already knew I married up and I got lucky, real lucky. So how do I follow that up – well, I talk about…

Typos Tackled, Trees Toppled, and Traditions Trimmed

Today we are looking at influences in our lives – the impact other things have on who we are and how we journey through life. What kind of influence are you on others? What are you letting influence you on your journey? I want to share three things in my life. First is the Typos…

Lesson From a TV Comedy

April will be a journey. For every day (except Easter, for I took that as rest with fam) it is my plan to share life happenings, conversations, insights. I hope you enjoy this whimsical look at my life and get a glimpse into my warped mind – and maybe ponder a little more of how…