I have moved more times than I can count. I really enjoy it but realize most people find it quite painful so I figured I’d share some of my moving tips.Read more
Flights for my daughter.
If your mind is is anything like mine then you absorbed the title of this in two ways. You’re either sending your daughter somewhere on a plane or purchasing some alcohol for her. Fortunately, in my case, neither of those things have happened.Read more
As I sit here on a rock on the beach at nearly midnight with the waves lapping over my feet I can hardly believe I’m here. I could not have imagined I would be looking out over the Panama bay horizon glowing from the lights of container ships tonight. I can’t help but to think that despite the chaos of life and my own personal ability to cause havoc that my life would be so ideal at this moment.
Like many of my life’s wild adventures I did not make an intentional effort to be here today. My presence is absolutely the result of the people I have surrounded myself with. Specifically, my amazing wife who made this happen as a gift to me. But as I pull this iPad closer to avoid the incoming tide and the splashes that come with it, I am ripped with questions. Why have I been blessed with such a great life? How does Z know how to bless me with amazing experience yet I can hardly gift her with a good scent?
I want everyone around me to have an amazing life but I feel like my answer is always to work harder but I miss the intricate detail everyone is working harder for. I am very proud of the ability to work harder and longer but I am disconnected by the inability to acknowledge why my closest of family are absolutely grinding.
BAH! The iPad has water running down it from the rising tide splashing against the rock I’m sitting on and I am completely soaked having spent the last hour thinking about these few words. It’s time to post this and head back before I lose it and have to swim.
I pray everyone can work hard and ponder their existence on a beach in their own head….
I navigated my way back to the resort and resolved that you actually need a Z. I have one, so you are are on your own.
If you had asked me if I had any idea what I was getting into, a solid “no” would have been the most appropriate answer. 😂 I received the keys to our house back on October 1st and given the circumstances, Z and I decided to renovate! During this round we chose to replace all the flooring, trim and paint. We will be remodeling the kitchen cabinetry and bathroom amenities in a future remodeling round.Read more
Back to Scottsdale!
After renting our home to some awesome people for two years, it’s time to head back to Scottsdale and get it back in shape so we can get ready to move back in! We likely wont move back in until after March but we’re excited at the thought! Hopefully it’s in great shape!
Life is really good. Maxine learned how to swim earlier this summer by spending a lot of time at the pool and just figuring it out on her own but she really got to flex and have a lot of fun late this summer as we went to Scottsdale where it was still over 100 despite the fall temperatures kicking in northern Virginia.
What is team building?
How do you team build with a remote team? Despite daily meetings and being virtually connected through chat all day every day there’s clearly a huge opportunity to bring people together face to face, which doesn’t happen like you would experience in a normal office setting.Read more
The Mason Monster is 1!
Wow, I can’t believe how fast time flies. During our short excursion here to the New England area of the United States, Mason was born in our home and advanced through the first year of his life. It’s hard to even keep up. It’s impossible to spend enough time with the precious humans that are our children.
On-Site visit w/Zech!
One of the pitfalls of moving around a lot is that time can blast by before you realize you haven’t seen your greatest friends in half a decade.Read more