Help Wanted: Good Employees Need Not Apply

The workplace can be difficult enough with the challenges and hurdles in doing your job.  It is made even more difficult when other employees don’t pull their own weight or managers fail to deal with the problem employees. It has become an alarming trend in the workplace.  Maybe we...

Freewrite Traveler: Fact or Fiction?

I am a sucker for new gadgets so when I saw an advertisement a new word processing device called the Freewrite Traveler from Astrohaus, it was one of those things I HAD to have. Astrohaus had developed the first Freewrite machine, which was a larger version of the Traveler...

NFL Teams Moving To London?

I read today that there is a rumor that the Los Angeles Chargers are considering a move to London. So what’s up with the National Football League (NFL) and a London-based team? Probably nothing until the new Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) is done and it is very unlikely that...

Why Do We Say “Bless You” When Someone Sneezes?

I heard someone sneeze today and it was immediately followed by “blessings” from all around. Do you ever notice that some people expect a “bless you” in response to their sneezing? I’m not one to bless people when they sneeze so I have received some puzzled looks when I...

It’s Gonna Take More Time

A year ago at this time I spending the last week of my dad’s life at Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Florida.  I’m thinking a lot about that this week as I reflect on the year that has passed since then.  The one thing that really has felt strange is...

Arena Football League Sacked

It appears that the crazy version called the Arena Football League (AFL) has folded.  The AFL, which was a condensed, indoor version of football has been lighting up the scoreboard with pinball football since 1987. If the AFL were a cat, it is on it’s 9 1/2 life.  While...

Lowe’s Stores Are Closing Because Of Toilet Bolts

Okay, maybe the news reports of Lowe’s closing some stores aren’t really because of toilet seat bolts but I do think there is a connection – no pun intended. A few days ago my wife read to me a list of physical stores that are closing some of their...

Well Butter My Biscuit And Call Me A Vegan

VEGAN BUTTERMILK BISCUIT RECIPE THAT ACTUALLY WORKS Cooking food that is vegan has been a challenge for me since my wife and I started our vegan journey last January. Since our conversion to this lifestyle, one of my favorite breakfast items has been biscuits. It hasn’t been easy to...

Monday Morning Quaterback

Here are some of my thoughts about football games that were played over the weekend: Warner Robins broke open a close game against Thomas County Central on Friday Night for a 45-10 win to remain unbeaten in Region 1-AAAAA. The Demons will travel to Bainbridge this week in a...

Here’s My Jesus Story

Back in the days of the church,  people would ask about your testimony and how you “got saved”. Some would have dramatic tales of their conversion experience and others would testify to God’s amazing grace. I am hesitant to share my own story because I don’t have a stirring...