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Office for Mac Preview

I mentioned in an earlier blog post that there is an Office for Mac Preview.  Being that I love to live on the bleeding edge I took the plunge.  I installed the Office suite on my Macbook and everything worked up until the point that I imported the … [Read more]

Testimony: Paul Arsenault

I recently met Paul at DXL where he helped me to try on some new clothes.  Paul made my shopping experience much easier than I had expected.  Typically I hate shopping for clothes because it reminds me of how morbidly obese I am.  Weight loss has … [Read more]

Office for Mac Preview available

One of my local friends, Michael Carnell, posted to social media about the Office for Mac preview that is now available for download.  You can run Office for Mac preview along side of Office 2011 for Mac.  The install package is 2.5 GB in size so you … [Read more]

Reblog from Mothers and Words Blog on Smashing our Fears

I received the following link in e-mail this morning and wanted to share it with you.  Smashing our Fears is something that reminds us of how important it is to deal with our fears.   I would encourage you to subscribe to Mothers and Words Blog as … [Read more]

Beating the obesity monster 2015

So, 2015 will be upon us in a few short days and I am putting together a plan.  A plan that I intend to follow to the best of my ability.  I realize that there will be good and bad days but I plan to not allow anything to deter me from the path.  … [Read more]

Fighting obesity 2014 and l lost the fight.

Today is December 28, 2014 and I am morbidly obese. There is no sense sugar coating the obvious. On Monday December 22nd I got on the scales and weighed in at a whopping 380 lbs. I became angry for a good reason. In 2014 I had hoped that the digits … [Read more]

Christmas 2014

Katy and I are in the "empty nester" stage of life now.  Kristina is in Eugene Oregon and Justin is living with his girlfriend and her family in downtown Charleston.  Both children are adults now and doing their thing.  Learning how to beat a path … [Read more]

In loving memory of Tanya Lynn Moffitt

Tanya Lynn Moffitt was born on December 27th, 1959 and left this life on December 24th, 2014.  She leaves behind a companion and several children and grandchildren.  Tanya lived in Canton Ohio. Tanya and I were both adopted from a German orphanage … [Read more]

6 Things to Never Say to a Bereaved Parent – Still Standing Magazine

6 Things to Never Say to a Bereaved Parent - Still Standing Magazine. Nothing hits closer to home than the loss of a child.  We lost our Jessica Ann back on August 5, 2001 and I still remember her last breath as if it were yesterday.  I can now … [Read more]

Let’s be thankful

I turned 53 years old today.  :)  In the grand scheme of things, I am glad that I am still alive and able to type this blog post.  :) Today is Thanks Giving day and I am also celebrating my birthday.  I went for a walk with my our dog Willow, and … [Read more]