Hi, I'm Adam

I'm a Husband, Father of 5, Thinker, Doer. Wearer of fedoras. I work in Digital Marketing at Sideways8 & support nonprofits at 48in48.

Here I blog about productivity, leadership, habit building and random stories from my crazy life as a dad of five.

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My Theory on Early Risers and Night Owls

My theory on early risers and night owls is simple, they don't exist. Of course I don't mean the people themselves, but the categories that people put on themselves. I...

Life is not a zero sum game.

A zero sum game is a game in which when one person gains, you lose, and when another person loses, you gain. And, oddly enough, sometimes I have to remind...

Good Habits that turn bad?

I read an interesting post on Lifehacker called "Five 'Good Habits' You need to Unlearn" which got me to thinking, are there good habits that I have that can also be bad...

1 in 147M is a miracle

Today is the third time that my wife and I have gone to the airport to welcome home friends arriving home with a newly adopted child. My first experience was...

Browser Awareness Day

As a web developer I hate old web browsers. Really, is there anything worse than old versions of IE? I know, IE in general is bad... but I digress. Anyway,...

Interesting Wake Up App – Anyone tried this?

Most of my friends know that I have had a love/hate relationship with rising early in the morning forever. I will usually do well for a while and get up...

Enjoying Moments

Last week was busy. I mean really busy. The kind of busy that at the end of the week you look back at the week behind you and wonder where...

Thinking on Honor

Disclaimer: I'm a nerd... As a kid I used to love watching Star Trek the Next Generation with my dad (see above disclaimer). I loved the stories, action, and adventure....

The Smart Home is coming

I'm a tech geek, which means that I regularly stalk tech news sites and look at all of the tech gear that I can't afford. Lately I've been really impressed...