Ethiopian Dance Off

I was in Ethiopia a little while back. Incidentally, you may know that’s where we’re adopting Haven from, but I wasn’t there because of any adoption stuff. Anyway, while I was there some friends and I went to a “cultural restaurant”...

Best Wedding/Engagement Photos Ever

I hear it’s all the rage to redo your wedding photos (at least for those of us who were young when we initially had them taken and now realize how differently we would do things). I don’t know about you, but if I were to go that route, the following...

WHAT?!?

There’s been a lot of hubbub about the new Star Wars Blu-rays and how Lucas can’t stop messing with his masterpieces. At times like this, I think it’s helpful to try to remember what we loved about those films in the first place. The excitement. The...

The Value of the Giveaway

A few years ago, (maybe more than a few; I can’t remember; plus what number exactly constitutes a “few”?) while I was still employed at Student Life I wrote a spoken word piece. It was my job to write and create lot of things. That particular year...

An Adoption Benefit

In the last post I let you (formally) know that we (Liza and I) are adopting. I also announced our adoption site, homeforhaven.com. This is another adoption-related post. Though, I promise that this blog is not going to be all about adoption since that is what Home...

Home for Haven

A lot of people know this already. However, there is a vast population here on the interwebs, which means that many of you don’t. So, I’d like to officially announce to you that we (Liza and I) are adopting. We’re already about six months into it....

February’s Arc Light Storytelling Event

Have you heard of Arc Light Stories? If you have then I’m sure that a smile just appeared on your face. If you haven’t, then, please, allow me a moment to introduce you to the one of the best, most unique night-out opportunities you can experience here in...

The Volkswagen Force

Two of my favorite things have come together. Fabulous. I coulda been this kid. For sure. And I would have totally freaked....

Prayer for Sterling II

My buddy, Sterling, is having surgery today. As you may recall, he’s had surgery before. I’d like to ask you to join me in praying for him, his parents and family and his doctors. In case you can’t read the picture above, here’s some things you...