Good Good Father

It seems that every time I turned on any form of music this song came up this week. As I was thinking about the lyrics I was thinking about God as a Father and Fathers Day. I know for some people Fathers Day is tough because they do not have a father, don't have a … Continue reading Good Good Father

TDZ Retrospective: Top 10 — Stuff I learned from my Dad (and Granddads too)

Originally posted 19 June 2011. I was blessed to have a Dad, Granddad, Great-Granddad and several uncles who were positive influences in my life. #10: It is okay to be a nerd. #9: To be careful where you park your ride. This was a painful but practical lesson my dad taught me. When I was … Continue reading TDZ Retrospective: Top 10 — Stuff I learned from my Dad (and Granddads too)

It’s Complicated

As I was digging through TDZ archives I found a video I posted of Dancing In the Minefield's by Andrew Peterson. The imagery of dancing in a minefield triggered something else in my chaotic ADHD brain -- one of the relationship options on Facebook is "It's complicated." I don't profess to be a relationship expert, … Continue reading It’s Complicated

TDZ Retrospective: Lessons I Learned from my Grandma.

Origanally posted Jan 6, 2008 after my Grandma passed away. I am blessed to have had 4 grandparents who took time to teach me some of life's most important lessons. All of my grandparents left a legacy of faith, family and love. Family is important. That I was loved. There is no doubt that Grandma … Continue reading TDZ Retrospective: Lessons I Learned from my Grandma.