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How I Stayed Married for 46 Years!

Yesterday as I was having breakfast with my wife Diane, I received a text from my daughter.  The text said, “Congratulations dad, on your 46th anniversary.” I had totally forgotten! I involuntarily made a sound like a rabbit being stepped on by a hippo. I looked up to see Diane stifling a giggle behind her hand.  “Happy Anniversary,” I said, …

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Keep Counting the Moments and Making the Moments Count!

Last night the second hand ticked toward midnight as millions of people counted down  5 – 4 – 3 – 2 – 1 toward the New Year.  Then celebrations and fireworks erupted all over the world.  In the midst of the celebration people stopped counting…but the countdown continued anyway.  Each of us has only so many days on this earth …

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A Moment Makes a Difference

What does it take to bring a smile to the face of a friend?  What does it take to change a bad day to a good one? What does it take to change a life?  Sometimes a moment makes the difference.  

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Can You Say These Three Important Words?

This will make more sense if you first read my post “Three of the Hardest Words in the English Language,”  written last week.  In that post I proposed three common scenarios where “Three Words” could possibly have changed the outcome. I also included the story of a young man who learned to say those words early and often. His wisdom …