Lately I’ve been hearing the phrase “be authentic”.
My first reaction is to quote Princess Bride “You keep using that word, I do not think it means what you think it means”, but once I got passed that I started thinking.
I want people to have the impression that I have my life (mostly) together.
Actually, scratch that, I actually want to have my life together.
The reality is that we are taking things on an hourly basis.Read More »
Some of my favorite childhood memories are of spending time with my siblings. We didn’t go on fancy vacations, or spend much time at paid activities, but we had fun.
I remember summer mornings spent playing Chex Quest (an awesome game we got in a cereal box), Where in Time is Carmen San Diego, and Roller Coaster Tycoon. I remember afternoons spent jumping on the trampoline playing games like “Surfin’ USA” (this involves coating the entire trampoline with a thick layer of dish soap and then spraying it with the hose, while running across and yelling “SURFIN’ USA!”, it’s a miracle we made it out with out any broken bones), “Wally Ball” soccer with a giant exercise ball in the living room, and hours spent at the Rec Center pool attempting to touch the bottom in the 12 foot section.Read More »