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How Not to do Home Whitening. Are My Teeth as Shiny as a Star?

“Are my teeth as shiny as a star?” (Daughter’s question to my wife when she was a child.) Okay, does the cost of teeth whitening seem outrageous to anyone else? Or am I just being cheap? Perhaps, it’s a bit of both. I never really paid any attention to whether my teeth were white or […]

Real Storytelling – Mom, You Should Have Done Stand-Up!

“Ah wit, where is thy sting. To suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous storytelling.” William Shakespeare (well, not quite). This fact will surprise most people: I do not come by my incredible mediocre storytelling and wit, naturally. Though it appears effortless forced, my gift of spinning a yarn was not really a gift. It was […]

On the Importance of Relationships

As MLB and I stood on the pier, looking out over the Pacific Ocean, the cloudy sky shimmered on the water near the sand. Life was good. In the back of my mind, though, the details of the tragedy in Colorado kept playing over and over. Fundamentally, I kept asking myself, “Why did this happen?” […]

Maybe I’m Tech-Challenged

Am I Tech-challenged? The answer is “Quite possibly, yes.” Well, maybe not all the time, and not in all-things techy, but in some things for sure. *** It seems some of you may have gotten a “sample” of my future post today – in advance. You’re welcome – I’m a giver, like that. Kind of […]

Not So Favorite Body Part – We All Have One

I shudder to think what search terms this title will draw, but the topic is screaming, “Write about me!” So … WTH! We all have a body part or body parts that we aren’t happy with. Guys don’t seem to be quite as hung up on this, based on my experience, but they probably have at […]

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