Extra Points: Running Against the Wind

Extra Points: Running Against the Wind

Listen (4 min. 26 seconds) My run this past Saturday had the evident feel of Fall. It was chilly and there was a pretty good breeze that made it feel even colder. I had my hoodie on for the first time on a run since I don’t remember when. And my beanie hat made it’s...
Extra Points: Are You Here Now?

Extra Points: Are You Here Now?

Listen (5 min. 13 seconds) I have the unique opportunity – and joy – of watching my granddaughters every Thursday. We call it “Thursdays with Pops.” My skills in changing a diaper quickly, correctly preparing and cutting peanut butter and jelly sandwiches,...
Extra Points: Pressure & Pipes

Extra Points: Pressure & Pipes

Listen to the article: I remember walking out the door of my house several years ago on a cold winter morning. My garage juts out along the walkway and on this morning, I heard an unusual hissing sound emanating from inside of it. All too often, I disregard unusual...
Extra Points: Pressure & Pipes

Extra Points: Who’s On Deck?

On Friday, the President of the United States was transported by helicopter to Walter Reed Hospital due to concerns about his health related to his coronavirus diagnosis. One of the issues this raised was the 25th amendment that calls for the succession of power based...
And Now a Word from Our Sponsor

And Now a Word from Our Sponsor

This Week’s Focus Point: And Now a Word from Our Sponsor I’d like to take one week to share with you some great information from guests of my podcast, Unleashed the Podcast. As many of you know, I recently started my own podcast. While I love co-hosting...
Extra Points: We Are All Day-to-Day

Extra Points: We Are All Day-to-Day

Sport have classifications for players that have injuries. They can be listed from “out” to “doubtful” to “questionable” to play in an upcoming game. For those dealing with smaller, nagging injuries, they are listed as “day-to-day.” It is defined exactly as it sounds;...