Independence – not Independent of your Family
Dads, one of the strongest changes you can make in your life is to reduce your reliance on anyone else. Increase your independence. Your wife and children need to look at you and see the rock and leader of the family. If something needs to get done or an ass […]
Kill Yourself – Then Start Building Again
Everyone has been down that road. Nothing is going right, it feels as if your life is going to end. It’s not. You know those thoughts you have when you are at your lowest. The “If I get another chance…” thoughts. Remember those? Good…kill yourself and then start building again. […]
Dads, You are a Business – Invest in Yourself
Dads, as the head of your family, you can’t be the best dad or husband unless you take care of yourself first. Imagine yourself as a business and invest in yourself. You must take care of yourself first. Not your kids, not your spouse, you. You can never project happiness, […]
Today, I am One Year Sober!
Many dads have demons they are dealing with, I had mine as well. I was an alcoholic. Today, I am one year sober. This is a story, I thought I would never be able to share. For nearly 13 years, there were very few nights that I did not have […]
My Coworker got Fired, Is My Job Safe?
In the back of most people’s mind is whether or not they are going to get fired. Just before I left my old job, I got that ominous call from my boss to meet in the boardroom. I was working at this job for about 6 months at the time […]
Hey Dads, Put Down Your Phone
What is everyone’s cell phone obsession? People, parents, everyone seems to be glued to their phone. Even dads. We went out for supper on Friday night, a weekly tradition in our family after a long week. As We were sitting down for our meal and we were in the excruciatingly […]