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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Networking makes life better

June 18, 2019
Adoption / Personal / Perspective

We are adopting again! Here’s why.

Perspective / Productivity

Become who you want to be in your mind first

Perspective

Embrace the Suck

1 in 147M is a miracle

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

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?

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

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

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

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

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...
Assumptions that kill communication

Assumptions that kill communication

I spend a lot of time thinking about communication. I do this because a good chunk of what I do each day is communicate, with clients and with my team....
My Wife Giving Back

My Wife Giving Back

Back in the Christmas Season, my wife, who does photography on the side as an adoption fundraiser, gave her time to photograph some special needs children having a special time...