Living in Black and White

Living in Black and White

You might remember the 1998 Gary Ross movie, Pleastantville. The movie is based on a couple of boys in the 1990s who get caught inside a 1950s sitcom where the characters literally live in black and white. Think of getting transported into Leave it to Beaver and...
The Problem with Complacency

The Problem with Complacency

We just this weekend celebrated my granddaughter’s 5th birthday. I can’t even believe how fast time has passed. I vividly remember the day she was born and then meeting her for the first time the next day (which is today!) I’ve been incredibly fortunate to spend a...
Out of the Bunker

Out of the Bunker

In golf, business, and life, we can find ourselves in precarious positions. Sometimes it’s even hard to take a solid stance to swing without falling backwards! Believe it or not, my best play was to hit it in the sand for an easier next shot. I was able to reach the...
Flexibility

Flexibility

I was recently going through old pictures in an effort to find a better way to store all the pre-phone images taken dating back to the 1960s when I was a child. Barb and I had fun seeing “old” pictures of our daughters dating from 1988 through their high school years....
Are You The Drama?

Are You The Drama?

My mother lived with Barb and me for two and a half years before moving to a memory care facility. We were caregivers for her in the middle of her battle with dementia. And it was a battle. Maybe the better way to say it is that there was daily a lot of “drama.” This...