Skip to main content

Lessons From The Cucumber

Georgia loves her vegetables...errr, should I say Veggies. She's been able to sing the VeggieTales theme song for quite some time now. "Wanna watch Bob," is her simple request. Although she knows Larry, Junior, and many of the other characters...Bob the tomato is the namesake for her of this creative computer-animated series fused with fun and a Biblical-lesson.

What once was a skit during a "Silly Songs With Larry" several episodes ago, "The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything" is now a movie. The family including Papa & Grammie went to see it Saturday morn.

Often, there aren't many good movies available to actually take a kid to a theatre. This one is perfect, fun, teaches about how a kid can be a hero, and is about pirates - ye can't beat that, me hearties! Arrrrrggggghhhh!

Popular posts from this blog

Being Intentional About Weight Loss

At the time of this post, I've lost 61 pounds, and I've accomplished this with no workout routine. I feel amazing! Want to know how I did it? Read on.

Being Intentional After A Layoff

One week ago today, I was laid off. It's still rather surreal. But I believe even in a layoff, one can be intentional.

Today, working for a company more than a few years is rare. There was a time when being an employee for one, two, or even three decades was admired and rewarded. In the tech industry, three years seems the average. 
After three years, a worker can become an oddity. With nine years at AOL, I must've been a fossil. I wondered sometimes if people thought I had no ambition to "climb the corporate ladder." Or if I was one-dimensional and didn't wish to better myself. Else, why would one stay at the same job for nine years?

Finding Clarity From Swamps

Did you know you can find clarity from swamps?

I shared recently with a friend who is processing a difficult situation that he and I were in our own "swamps." It's difficult, frustrating, confusing, easy to get bogged down, scary, and has lots challenges. But if we weren't there, we would never learn what the Lord is trying to teach us.

My layoff is like a swamp.