(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...

Questions

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?....