While Daring Greatly

My name is Adam. I'm a Husband. Father of six. Wearer of fedoras. Startup co-founder (with an exit). Nonprofit co-founder. I create content about personal growth in life and leadership.

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While Daring Greatly

My name is Adam. I'm a Husband. Father of six. Wearer of fedoras. Startup co-founder (with an exit). Nonprofit co-founder. I create content about personal growth in life and leadership.

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LATEST POSTS

Being awesome for your kids

Kids need to think their dad is awesome. I'm no Psychologist, but I believe that kids inherently default to thinking their dad is awesome. As a dad I know that...

I’m in China adopting

My wife and I are adopting a little boy from China. If you want to read about our journey, you can read our adoption blog here: www.ourredthread.com/blog

Our Red Thread: Valuing Time

Been a little busy lately getting ready to adopt a little boy from China. I just posted an update on our adoption blog about valuing time. Take a look. Valuing...

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...