I have been in the process of trying to find and hire a commercial contractor for the past 5 weeks.  I foolishly assumed we would have one in just 2-3 weeks.  I didn’t know we were in one of the Read more…

Scribing is simply the act of writing.  This last 10 minute segment of my morning routine is probably my LEAST favorite.  I do not think I am a good writer.  Writing has never been my strong suit because I write Read more…

Reading, we are taught at a young age, is a very important skill.  We are so accustomed to hearing how important reading is, we can lose sight of some important facts.  32 million adults in the U.S. can’t read. That’s Read more…

I have been on a fitness journey since January 12, 2016.  As I close in on my 2 year mark, I have learned a great deal of information about the way we fuel our bodies.  I am 5’8″ tall.  I Read more…

Vision boards are a thing of contention.  Some folks say they work.  Others say they don’t.  I happen to be in the former camp and not the latter.  Here is why: I believe the psychology in the “pro vision board” Read more…

We have all seen the Saturday Night Live skit where Al Franken puts on a sweater and becomes Stuart Smalley.  The show opens with Franken’s character uttering these words: “I deserve good things. I am entitled to my share of Read more…

I already told you about my 60 minute routine I do every morning; SAVERS.  Starting today, I am going to break down each step over the next 6 days and tell you a little bit about WHY I do each Read more…

I get up every morning at 5 AM.  I wish I could tell you I don’t use and alarm to do so. But I would be lying. I don’t LIKE getting up at 5 AM, but I learned something a Read more…

One of my responsibilities at The Oak House is to establish a handbook for how to run the place in my absence.  Now, granted, that plane is getting built as we jump off the cliff, but I put a lot of Read more…

Every once in a while, I will “go into the lab” where I will start toying with a new idea or a new coffee recipe which I find inspiring.  The latest lab experiment resulted in one of the most flavorful Read more…