How To Open A Closed Mind

How To Open A Closed Mind

I was having a debate about global warming with a friend of mine that didn’t go so well for either of us.  By the end, neither one of us ever convinced the other of our point of view ― but why?  According to this Forbes article, there is one tactic ― backed by science...
Like Crawling On Broken Glass

Like Crawling On Broken Glass

I was having lunch with one of my super successful and affluent friends and she astounded me with one of her comments.  She said she doesn’t even like to open her investment statements when she gets them in the mail. She told me about how she would get them in the...
The Myth of the Stinky Bride

The Myth of the Stinky Bride

Back in 2014, I shared some fun info about how some very familiar sayings like “piss poor” and “throwing the baby out with the bath water” came about… supposedly sayings that originated from life in the 1500s.  It is always interesting to know where sayings came...
The One Thing I Love More Than My Wife…

The One Thing I Love More Than My Wife…

I love aviation.  My wife, Tanja, and I went to Oshkosh, Wisconsin this summer to see one of the world’s biggest air shows.  It covered over one million square feet with aviation products and aircraft of every kind from the F-35, F-22, and P51 Mustangs down to motor...