In Honor of Brian!

Many years ago, I went to my father’s funeral, and it was an amazing testament of how people felt about my dad.  I started hearing stories about my dad that made me think “He did that?!??!…..What did you say?!?!?! He helped you how?!?!?!”  In short, to me, my...

I am thankful for friends & family!

Once again life happens. In the past week I have had both family emergencies, and a personal friend in need. It’s funny how other people’s pain can make me feel good. There I go being selfish again! My friend had something semi-catastrophic happen to him and he is...

Hope for Safe, Wish for Easy, Plan on Busy…..

When I travel, usually someone in either my personal or professional life wishes me “Safe Travels”. It’s a kind sentiment that, like so many phrases, isn’t fully considered. I started thinking about what safe travels meant years ago. Like when boarding a ship 100...