Break Routine to Get Creative

I often find myself doing the exact same routine for days, weeks, and months. The routine rarely breaks and the aha moments all but disappear. The innovation stops as I go through my routines day in and day out. When I break that routine, I am always pleasantly surprised at what comes out of it. … Continue reading Break Routine to Get Creative

Lessons Learned: Pickleball

Lessons Learned: Pickleball I just returned from a trip to Palm Springs and boy is pickleball on the rise. If you are from the Pacific Northwest, there is a good chance you know what it is because it was created on Bainbridge Island in 1965. It has been around the region and I even remember … Continue reading Lessons Learned: Pickleball

Workout With No Rest

When I wrote the “No Rest Workout” post I had the epiphany that not getting rest might be the bigger problem with working out than worrying about maximizing every second. I had always taken working out for granted prior to being a Dad. Whether it was going for a run or a pickup game of … Continue reading Workout With No Rest

6 Year Old’s Botmless Abyss

At lunch today I decided to read the Onion, http://www.theonion.com and I came across “6-Year-Old Stares Down Bottomless Abyss Of Formal Schooling.” While the article is hilarious it did get me thinking about what an insane amount of time we spend in things like school and work to prepare ourselves for a few years of … Continue reading 6 Year Old’s Botmless Abyss