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What Kind of Kids Are You Raising?

Today’s guest post comes courtesy of an online writing a of mine, Joanna Hyatt. Based out of Los Angeles, Joanna speaks and writes on dating, relationships and sex. She blogs at www.joannahyatt.com and tweets @JoannaHyatt. If you’d like to submit a guest post yourself, here are the guidelines. I’m part of the Millenial Generation. We’re half kids, half adults. Allowed to ‘explore’ and ‘find ourselves’ for as long as it takes, we avoid relational commitment, financial responsibility … [Read more...]

The $5.37 “Caption This” Photo Contest: Vol. 14

It's another installment of the lowest-cash-award-for-a-photo-caption-contest on the Internet, the $5.37 Caption This Contest! Thanks to everyone who entered the most recent iteration of the contest  last week. The winner of last week's iteration was Melinda Todd with her geniusly pithy and funny caption below. Congratulations to the victor – who can message me at Facebook or on Twitter with an appropriate email address. That will allow me to send the incredibly confounding $5.37 … [Read more...]

My Favorite Part of Being a Dad

One of my favorite things about being a dad is experiencing the myriad of "first" with our kids. Whether it's the first laugh, word, step, Christmas or first day of school - they are all precious moments that truly add meaning to life. Here's the lasted in a constant string of "firsts" from our four-month old son  T.J.   Question: What's a favorite first your family has celebrated? … [Read more...]

The $5.37 “Caption This” Contest: Vol. 13

It's another installment of the lowest-cash-award-for-a-photo-caption-contest on the Internet, the $5.37 Caption This Contest! Thanks to everyone who entered the most recent iteration of the contest  last week. Regrettably, there were two laugh-out-loud standouts that I couldn't choose between. The deciding factor was when I saw the "Mayhem" Allstate Insurance commercial again this weekend which inspired Jamie Kocur's winning caption. Check out the "Mayhem" video HERE as a reminder and … [Read more...]

Live Bold: A Leadership Guest Post

Today’s guest post comes courtesy of an online writing acquaintance of mine, Joseph Iregbu. Joseph has a passion for "intentional leadership" and is driven to help identify and raise up the next generation of leaders through his coaching and mentoring work. He's also authored a book titled Even in the Well. If you’d like to submit a guest post yourself, here are the guidelines. The Power of Choice  You have two options in life: you can either be scared all your life or you can live … [Read more...]

The $5.37 “Caption This” Contest: Vol. 12

Welcome to another edition of the lowest-cash-award-for-a-photo-caption-contest on the Internet, the $5.37 Caption This Contest! Thanks to everyone who entered the most recent iteration of the contest  two weeks ago. Once again the entries were over-the-top funny. But one entry stood out by "Bryan" with his genius, cultural-melding of Psy's Gangnam Style reference with Cinco de Mayo - check out his awesome caption below. Congratulations to the victor – who can message me at … [Read more...]

Middle Child Syndrome: Truth or Fiction?

Today’s guest post comes courtesy of an online writing acquaintance of mine, Cathy Miller. Cathy Miller is a freelance business writer with more than 30 years of professional writing experience. Cathy has a business writing blog at Simply Stated business as well as a blog regarding health. If you’d like to submit a guest post yourself, here are the guidelines. ============================================== I wear the middle child of seven distinction as an honor badge. It creeps … [Read more...]

The $5.37 “Caption This” Contest: Vol. 11

Welcome to another edition of the lowest-cash-award-for-a-photo-caption-contest on the Internet, the $5.37 Caption This Contest! Thanks to everyone who entered the most recent iteration of the contest last week. Once again the entries were great - too great. I simply couldn't decide on my own. So I took each of the entries to our 8-year old daughter's Girl Scout troop meeting to let them pick - lucky they were working on their "Humor Merit Badge" that week. In a unanimous decision, … [Read more...]

Searching For a New Paradigm?

Today’s guest post comes courtesy of an online writing acquaintance of mine, Les Dossey. He's a writer, speaker and life coach who specializes in helping men become high performers in all areas of their life - personally and professionally. If you’d like to submit a guest post yourself, here are the guidelines. ============================================== Is it acceptance, opinion, religion, doctrine, tradition you seek, or Truth? Be warned... ignoring or answering that question, … [Read more...]

The $5.37 “Caption This” Contest: Vol. 10

Welcome to another edition of the lowest-cash-award-for-a-photo-caption-contest on the Internet, the $5.37 Caption This Contest! Thanks to everyone who entered the most recent iteration of the contest last week. There were so many incredible  entries this time, that I actually submitted the entries as one of the questions on last night's presidential debate - you may have missed that individual issue. The topic was discussed in the green room before both candidates took the stage - the … [Read more...]