In my office I work with a young kid. Guess he is what’s called the generation Z group. With him I notice something I really have not noticed with millennials and boomers on back. I notice a disconnect with things from my childhood to his. I find it unsettling in a way. From entertainment and … Continue reading Generational gap
Lately I have been finding that mentally I feel like I am still in my 30’s with lots of time for life plans. Then I either stop and think about my actual age, or I’m carded, for what seems almost anything now, and it hits me like a ton of bricks. I’m moving along in … Continue reading Time
As a kid growing up in the 80’s there were a lot of good television shows to choose from. You had shows like Miami Vice, The A-Team, Night Court. Then you had my favorite show to see each week: Magnum, PI. It has everything a young boy could want. Fast car, mansions, adventure, beautiful ladies … Continue reading Magnum, PI
The best advice I can give the younger generation is don’t let what you do for work define who you are. There is more to life than work. There is more to you than your career. Sometimes I think people use career as a way to escape life. Just don’t do it. If you were … Continue reading When you realize you are more than your job.
It’s funny how time works. I remember when I could not say to someone oh that was twenty or thirty years ago. Now I can. I was driving somewhere earlier this week and I was thinking about my recent birthday and the thought hit me. “In eight years you’ll be sixty.” Followed by “in eighteen … Continue reading Funny how…
Let’s be real. Trying to buy a home is insane in todays world. Remember when people said growing up, well only x amount of income should go to transportation and housing, etc? Do those number appear to be accurate anymore? https://youtu.be/9VuNK9P1I3U
If a picture is worth a thousand words… Eat your heart out! Also day 124 no smoking 🙂
Reflecting Just me getting out this week during lunch to enjoy the nice weather and think about the future. I have allowed others to get me to doubt myself and no longer have self confidence that I once had. I want it back! There are going to be changes in this new year. No longer … Continue reading Changes
When I see the before me it makes me want to continue working out. I never want to see that person again. Left - 2011ish. Right is today Sad it took hearing doctor saying pre-diabetes to scare me into making a change. I have lost a friend to the problems associated with diabetes. Did not … Continue reading What keeps me motivated.
I took today off from work. My elderly mother had an appointment with an eye specialist in Nofolk and I didn’t see the point in driving twenty miles to work for a few hours only to drive another twenty home, pick her up and put another forty some miles on top of that. I did … Continue reading A day of little adventure