Monthly Archives: June 2014

The Skill of Self Confidence

I go through cycles… I think a lot of people do, everything comes and goes.  Every year, for the last three years or so I reach into "Ted Talks" where brilliant people (in general) talk about ideas that can change … Continue reading

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Daddy Dilemma

I know they're not asleep, no matter having sent them to bed twenty minutes ago… that's the dilemma.  (Hey look!  I can spell dilemma!) I hear them in there, talking about their day, laughing and telling jokes.  I hear them … Continue reading

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Proud Father

I love being a Father! They say if you do what you love then you do it well. I’ve had a few different jobs. But nothing I have ever done offers me the same satisfaction I get from just being … Continue reading

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Salt Lake Temple

One of the Children's favorite places.

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LDS Temple Project

I'm currently working on a photo project to take pictures of as many LDS Temples as I can, but to not make them the primary focus of the pictures.  This is an ongoing work, but for the time being I … Continue reading

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Honey Moon

In June, the moon shines as bright as ever, but because of the way it moves tonight it gets an extra hue, during a special time of the month when the moon is high in the sky during the month … Continue reading

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The People Whisperer

Once upon a time there was a movie called "The Horse Whisperer".  I remember that it came out while I was in training in the Air Force, it was during the peak of my first serious home sickness.  This movie … Continue reading

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Preparing for Back to School

It’s not yet ‘back to school’ time, but it’s getting close and closer. This last year I had done what nearly every parent does. The same thing I had done previous years. Buy a backpack the kids wanted and all … Continue reading

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Poetic Heart

What does it mean to have a poetic heart?  Does it mean you have a very extensive vocabulary and a penchant for rhyming?  (Not spelling, obviously, I may have to download another spell checker) When I say "I'm a poet" … Continue reading

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The Best Laid Plans…

There is a saying "The best laid plans of mice and men doth often go awry."  Or something like that, (It's from a poem by Robert Burns called 'To a Mouse') this saying means differnet things every time I read … Continue reading

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