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Is Today Your Independence Day?

THIS WEEK, the United States celebrated Independence Day on the 4th of July. It’s a day of barbecues, fireworks,…

Birthday Reflections

Today I celebrate my 45th birthday. Whoa. 45. Shit.

I have mixed feelings about this. I don’t think of myself as someone…

Celebrate All Parts of You

My wife, Melissa, has always loathed the question, “What do you do?” She thinks it’s a lazy and uninteresting…

Struggling to Celebrate Others?

Melissa and I were recently watching “MasterChef Junior” — a tv show where young (I’m talking…

What’s In Your Emotional Wardrobe?

I’m in the dressing room of a clothing store when I overhear a girl and her mother talking about back-to-school shopping.…

Free To Be You and Me

My niece is getting married in a week. She’s the first of the grandchildren to tie the knot, and even though she’s…

No More Negative Nellys

[dc]F[/dc]or years now, I’ve made an effort to significantly reduce the amount of time I spend with people who love to…

Ask the Coach — Week 18

 
This is the column where, each week, I’ll be answering one website visitor’s question in hopes of supporting…