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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Habit Building / Perspective / Productivity

15 Experiments to run on yourself that may make your life better

October 8, 2019
Personal / Perspective

Who Pushes You?

Adoption / Personal

Thankful for Unexpected Help

Leadership / Perspective

The OODA Loop I’m teaching my kids… and myself


What is the best flex schedule for dads?

I need ideas. I'm trying to figure out the optimal flex schedule for dads. What I mean by that is a work schedule that is not the typical 9 to...

Special sayings with your kids

Do you have any special sayings that you share with your kids? I do, and its a blast. For example, with my three year old Ruthie, I'll say "ok Ruthio"...

Daddy daughter date & thoughts on daily living

Most guys are familiar with the idea of a daddy daughter date. It's a time to spend quality one on one time with your little girl and have fun. But...

Daily Battle

During the time in my life and I affectionately remember as "the merry-go-round of careers" I briefly worked as a Seventh Grade Special Ed Teacher, and I loved it! I...
Quote – the undead spider

Quote – the undead spider

Last weekend my three year old screamed "Daddy, there is a spider on the counter and its un-dead!" Of course I crushed it, making me daddy, defeater of the un-dead!
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Dad Time – making time for what matters most.

I'm a dad of four and an entrepreneur. Both of these realities have very steep time demands. Being a dad of four means that I have to find a way...
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Making moments with your kids

A day can be broken down into any number of different metrics; hours, minutes, seconds, etc. I like to think of a day in moments. For this moment I'm working...

Experimenting on your kids

Come on, we have all done it. We read something interesting, don't know if it will work, so when we get a chance we give that new idea a test...
The Selfish Yell

The Selfish Yell

I'm a dad... of four. Some of your reading this can appreciate the chaos that this statement implies, but for those who cannot, allow me to paint a brief picture....