Packaging

Packaging

My new Titanium Apple Card came in the mail. And it was different from all the rest. First, it was delivered to my door by FedEx, not to my mailbox by USPS. It was contained inside a very firm cardboard packaging. Not one of those flimsy deals; this thing had heft....
The Keys to Success

The Keys to Success

My neighbors and I have a great relationship. Part of that relationship includes the keeping of each others house keys in the event of assistance. There have been multiple times that one of us required our dogs being fed or plants watered, and we always have friends...
What Could Go Wrong?

What Could Go Wrong?

This past Saturday was Outbound Orientation for a group of high school students preparing to go on a year-long foreign exchange experience through Rotary. I’ve been involved in Rotary Youth Exchange since 1994, and find that this process exhilarating for all parties....
Mental Frailties

Mental Frailties

“What if I leave the ball in the damn sand?” As most of you know, I picked up a part-time job this Spring as the Boys Golf Coach at my local high school. I was feeling good about my game going into the season. Over last summer, I dropped nine strokes off my handicap....
Is Your Alignment Right?

Is Your Alignment Right?

I recently played 9 holes with my golf coach. While practicing in front of a simulator to work on my golf swing is good, it’s even better to get on the course and have a playing lesson. Eric didn’t coach me at all during the round; rather he simply asked me questions...