America Needs Talent – Meth head edition

Over the last three days, we’ve discovered a new neighbor on our block. He listens to EDM very loudly and yells gibberish while walking down the streets. Obviously, our little neighborhood does not like this, not one bit. Apparently neither

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Newborn reflections

Every year around this time, I sit down to reflect on another year without my dear Emma. It has been six years since that tragic day, and yet this year it feels more real than the previous five. Over the

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Willows Inn – Lummi Island – Birthday Dinner 2013

For my 42nd birthday this year, Jessie decided to take me to Willows Inn over on Lummi Island. The head chef (who is a really nice guy!) was trained at what is now commonly known as the best restaurant in

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Here comes the sun

Today is a typical cold and rainy morning in Seattle. Nothing like it was five years ago when I was called into Children’s Hospital at 7am. It was sunny, not many people were awake yet, but I was oblivious to

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Ella noir

Ella noir Originally uploaded by NomadicEntrepreneur

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I would rather be ashes than dust! I would rather that my spark should burn out in a brilliant blaze than it should be stifled by dry-rot. I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent

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5146 steps

Each year, I organize an international trip to raise money for my charity, Climb For Kids. Typically, those trips have a goal of climbing some far off summit of a majestic mountain. This year I wanted to do something different.

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Jessie is also running to save lives

Climb For Kids participant and my girlfriend, Jessie Alan is joining me on the big run over in China next week. She put together this fun video to encourage folks to support her in the event. I love it. If

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He needs it more than me

This afternoon, as I was leaving for yoga, I watched the AmazonFresh delivery truck come down my street to deliver my weekly groceries. As he pulled up to my house, I heard a crackle crackle crackle as he drove the

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And pierogie makes three

Tonight, Ella and I watched the sunset and she picked up a photo of Emma. “Ella, who is that?” “She is my sister who died.” At only three years old, Ella seems to have grasped the concept of death. She

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