Extra Points: What Are You Afraid Of?

For the better part of the last year, there seems to be a lot of fear and trepidation in this country. All you have to do is spend a few minutes on Facebook to get your fill of colorful responses to it. The building of a wall on the Mexican border dominated the...

What Are You Thinking?

I love quotes. Depending on where I am in life, I’ve found them inspirational, humorous, and filled with perspective. I saw one this morning while scanning Facebook that I’d like to share with you briefly. Of all things, it was attached to a message...

Extra Points – Team

This week’s focus point…Team This past Thursday, I posted two 1979 photos of my junior high basketball team and of me for Throwback Thursday on Facebook. We were undefeated at 12-0 and I was doing a little “Glory Days” posting. I received well...

Extra Points – Back to the Future

This week’s focus point…   Back to the Future As we were driving home last night from Easter dinner with Barb’s parents, I was playing the 1980’s classic album Sports by Huey Lewis & The News on my iPhone. My friends Lee and Curt and I wore...

Extra Points – Improving Daily

Improving Last Friday I was an avid Twitter follower as I was tracking the signing of free agent baseball star Robinson Cano by my team, the Seattle Mariners. The Mariners reached an agreement with the now former New York Yankee on a 10-year, $240M contract. The...