October 31, 2017

Tale of the Two Wolves

A grandfather is talking with his grandson and he says there are two wolves inside of us which are always at war with each other. One of them is a good wolf which represents things like kindness, bravery and love. The other is a bad wolf, which re...

October 23, 2017


As a child, I remember going to the grocery store with my mom and every trip she would either run into someone she knew or make a new friend. She is the mom that fit the phrase, ""knows no stranger". As a kid being dragged around the grocery store, I found this skill...

October 16, 2017

Have you ever coached a youth sports team? For the last 3 years I have been coaching a elementary school soccer team. Our team name is the Mighty Maroon Monsters, try saying that 5x fast. Now that the girls are 8 and 9 they play with 7 players on the field. In years pa...

October 9, 2017

Guest Writer: Brian Laakso

A maelstrom of confusion and anxiety pressed in around me, absolute and impenetrable. How could this have happened? What did I do, or didn’t I do, that culminated in this predicament?  Now we will likely fall several weeks behind the project...

Recently, a good friend of mine was laid off from her job. She never expected herself to leave the company she had been with for the last 7 years. Coincidently, soon after she had been let go, I was sitting at Starbucks when I heard a voice calling my name. I looked ar...

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