All human beings have an innate need to hear and tell stories and to have a stories to live by... Harvey Cox


 

Of Mother and Of Beautiful Life Lived

Life is a journey…

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No Bullshit Stories and Tips From Europe Vacation

Europe Family Vacation

We made a good decision to take a Mediterranean cruise family vacation in a way that we visited many parts of Europe in two weeks.  We were entertained and fed on the boat.

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Family
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1st Generation Immigrants Provided an Environment and Best Practices in Raising Smart Kids

Smart Asian Kids play musical instrument

May is the month of school graduations.  In many ceremonies audience will witness many kids of different backgrounds receive honors and awards.  Out of the ordinary, they will hear an Asian kid is one of the top of the class despite being a minority.

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Family/Kids
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Happy Mother's Day, From one Exhausted Mother to Another

Happy Mother's Day

Mother's Day should be the happiest day of the year for a mom right? The holiday was created to celebrate mothers, to shower them with love and gratitude, to finally pay tribute to all the work we do.  But this year, for me, Mother's Day came with a big,heaping serving of guilt.

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Family/Moms
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Some Guys Have All the Luck to Live in Paradise

Some Guys Have All the Luck

Meet Pete and Virginia.  At about 8am on a lovely spring day, they would set up the beach umbrellas and chairs.  Pete would carry the mattresses and lay them over on the beach chairs, while Virginia brings the umbrellas to every pair of beach chairs. Then, Pete stands the umbrella in between the beach chairs.

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Money/Business
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Tim Tebow Takes the World By Storm

Tim Tebow - Super Bowl Champion of the People.

Fast forward to the future… Tim Tebow becomes a NFL starting quarterback and even lifts the Lombardi Trophy.  He wins the SUPER BOWL.

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Success/Sports
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I’m Still Waiting, But He Will Never Come

Loneliness and hardships are universal.   So as, the human spirit…  to hope,  to survive,  and to love again.

Many of us grew up with wonderful memories of our father. You must cherish those memories dearly because not all has a happy story. 

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Family/Growing Up
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The 2 Ways of Facing F.E.A.R. when Your Future is at Stake

Fear Not, and Soar

In life we come across with situations which are not necessarily in the brink of life or death; but our action will determine our future. 

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Success
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The Secret Behind the Cinderella Story

Race2Recovery Team

Race2Recovery team members with their Land Rover support vehicles on arrival in Rosario, Argentina [Picture: Copyright Francois Flamand, DPPI]
Success isn’t given; it’s earned, on the track, on the field, in the gym. With the blood, sweat and the occasional tears.’ 

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Success/Sports
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Do You Make These Ten Parenting Mistakes?

My Mom and Dad key to my life is love

 Being a parent is tricky business. There is no instruction manual with all the answers. It seems we are left all on our own, doing our best to make today's toddler tomorrow's trailblazer. But in spite of our best efforts, it is easy for us to fall into these common ten parenting mistakes.

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Family
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Top 5 Father to Daughter Life Lessons

Top 5 Father to Daughter Life Lessons

When Theresa was born, Rose gave me the “Father to Daughter. Life Lessons on Raising a Girl.” by Harry H. Harrison Jr.  It’s a great complement to “Father to Son” book.

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Family/Dads
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Top 10 Father to Son Life Lessons

Life Lessons for Boys and Sports.

I’m cleaning my office and I saw the small book with its cover already faded yellow titled “Father to Son. Life Lessons on Raising a Boy.”, and then all the happy and sad memories came back on raising Tim.  Yes, my Tim… Timmy… Timothy… Timber… as I called him is now a young man with a good character and promising career, and daring to make it to the world. As for me, I think I did a good job as a Dad with the love and support of my wife, family, and friends. 

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Confession of a Young Woman

confession of a young woman

I was 25 when I discovered that my life ahead will not be more than my career, marriage and kids. It will be a long and difficult journey. All my life, I had dreamt of nothing but being better than the others. I wanted to build a strong career for myself but the life pulled me back from all that. This was what I thought of and lived for.

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Health/Survivor
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The Best Life Advice from a Major League Baseball Player to Anyone

John Costello

It's picture-perfect --- John Reilly Costello with a kid at the Cardinal Baseball Fantasy camp Jupiter, Florida last January 2015.

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Success/Role Model
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10 Simple Christian Ways to Build Up Your Marriage

10 simple ways to build up marriage

It’s the 3rd Saturday of the month, and as usual Rose and I have to attend the Couples For Christ Family Assembly.  It’s February and the snow was still fresh on the ground.  The weather was very cold, but the teaching for the day was warm enough to melt the couple’s one heart to cultivate their marriage with love and fidelity as promised on the wedding day until death do they part.

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Faith
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