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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Living / Perspective

Busyness isn’t real

March 6, 2019

3 Things Meditating for 30-days Taught Me

Perspective / Productivity

3 ways I’m slowing down today


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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...

Unseen Precision

Some of the things around us that we don't see can actually be quite amazing. Check out the precision with which his violinist moves in order to play perfectly. I...