What’s in a Word?

On December 31, I posted this question on Facebook – If you had one word for 2017, what would that word be? The post received over 50 responses and the words were intriguing. First, I realize that it is difficult to encapsulate a year with one word.  The words listed may be reactions to specific…

Better Than Me

I believe it was my parents that said to me, “In everything, you will find people better than you and people less than you.”  It has been something that I’ve thought about over the years and it’s proven to be true.  An easy example for me is sports. While I have loved many different sports,…

Missing What’s Right in Front of Us

We attended a Twins baseball game and a 10 year old-ish kid was sitting in front of me.  He “watched” almost the entire game on his phone.  He tracked the game on a Major League Baseball app that shows all kinds of information and stats about the game — that was right in front of…