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Speed Kills!

My middle son is in the final lap of getting his driver’s license.  Any parent has to have crazy thoughts of what that means: Insurance rates Gas prices Added driver (for family errands) Coming manhood Many many things run through one’s head.  Here’s been a lasting thought … Speed Kills.  I don’t say that to …

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Lessons Learned from a Positive COVID-19 Test and Quarantine

The last 10 days of November … WOW! My wife, Kara, tested positive for Covid and found out about another health concern in about 30 hours. Nothing dire, but nonetheless there were challenges. People reached out quickly. One of the first texts I got from a Locker Room leader resonated: “My encouragement to you is …

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Summer

Everybody loves summer! It is an exciting time of the year when people emerge from their homes, kids are playing everywhere, picnics, vacations, and all the other fun things we dream of are happening. For us who live in the Midwest, we often imagine summer being 12 months long! Have a Blast Summer’s a time …

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