Posts made in March, 2013

YOU’RE A DAD, SUCK IT UP, RIGHT?

Posted on Mar 30, 2013 | 1 comment

YOU’RE A DAD, SUCK IT UP, RIGHT?

As a father I believe we are called to provide for our families.  Sometimes that means we stick it out in a career we dislike so we can put food on the table, have health insurance and a 401k.  If I’m honest, I don’t LOVE my job.  Do I appreciate my job? Yes.  Do I work hard at it, and count my blessings?  Yes and Yes.  I’m not alone.  I hear similar rumblings from my buddies.  Sometimes a job is just a job, nothing more.  As my...

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Project Therapy

Posted on Mar 11, 2013 | 1 comment

Project Therapy

Sometimes I need a good project to make me feel better…make me take my mind off things. I find satisfaction in accomplishing something tangible. Maybe it’s the smell of plywood, the sound of hammering, or the excitement of a new power tool. There’s something comforting about having a project to focus on that makes me feel like things are right with the world. I call this project therapy. I think this need is rooted in my genes. My father...

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