(Face)Book of the Dead

By | May 16th, 2016|Cancer, Laura, Lifestyle, Technology, Tutorial|

I learned this week how you can "memorialize" the Facebook account of a loved one. Facebook has been a wonderful medium to communicate information about my wife's passing, funeral arrangements, etc. but it is also going to stand as a wonderful testament to the life she has led and lives she has touched.

When the Names Change on the Incoming Mail

By | May 11th, 2016|Laura|

For the last year the daily ritual of visiting yon mailbox has been an exercise in connection to family, friends and loved ones. Today, however, there was something different...


By | April 20th, 2016|Blogging From A to Z Challenge 2016, Productivity|

In today's stimulus-response world we don't spend much time thinking about the consequences of our actions, our decisions, or even our purpose. There is no right way, though I am sure there are plenty of wrong ways, to ask yourself appropriate questions and move forward in one's life.

Joy in the Midst of Suffering

By | April 12th, 2016|Blogging From A to Z Challenge 2016, Christianity, Lifestyle|

It's easy to put on a grin when things are going great in your life - when you are not experiencing conflict. However, how can one experience Joy when things are not going well...

Intravenous Intercessors, and Miracles of Medicine

By | April 11th, 2016|Blogging From A to Z Challenge 2016, Medicine, Technology|

Since my wife's cancer diagnosis April of last year, we have become intimately familiar with all kinds of medical devices and technologies. A number of these are intravenous in nature. I thought I'd introduce you to a few of these life-saving blessings...

Home Theater – Once You Go Goo…

By | April 9th, 2016|Blogging From A to Z Challenge 2016, DIY, Entertainment, Technology|

Creating your own home theater is not rocket science, but it is a lot of fun and will bring out the inner DIYer in you. Learn the basics by seeing what I did to create my cinematic sanctuary.

Gratitude – A Lost Exercise

By | April 8th, 2016|Blogging From A to Z Challenge 2016, Christianity, Productivity|

I have seen a number of folks blog about creating a "gratitude list". My wife has one. It's about time I started one. It basically helps you have a list of all the things to be grateful for, and every day you add a couple and you see over time just how much you have to be grateful for.

Facebook Frustrations

By | April 7th, 2016|Blogging From A to Z Challenge 2016, Product Reviews, Technology|

As useful as Facebook is, I have a few pet peeves. Do you have any additional ones that I missed?

Evolution – I Hate Bad Science

By | April 6th, 2016|Blogging From A to Z Challenge 2016, I Hate Bad Science, Science|

Supposedly, evolution is the gradual improvement of features in an organism by genetic mutation which eventually results in a new "more improved" species. Problem is, in all of recorded history of genetics we have not observed a successful mutation. In fact, we observe the opposite.

Devotional Time

By | April 5th, 2016|Blogging From A to Z Challenge 2016, Christianity, Productivity|

You've heard the lecture: you shower every day, don't you? You eat every day, don't you? You watch The Office every week, don't you? Then why don't you have a dedicated time learning about, spending time with, and getting to really know, your Lord, your God, your Savior?....