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Don’t Blink

 

It may seem like days pass slowly, but years somehow seem to fly by faster than a speeding bullet. That being said, it’s important to pay attention to the present moment and enjoy each day as it comes. Because, before long, those days will turn to years long gone. We love this song from Kenny Chesney and think you will too. While it’s impossible not to blink, we love the message behind his song, “Don’t Blink.”

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Enjoy the Moment and Don’t Blink

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It was a beautiful morning as I walked into the office after the weekend. I was relieved, but also deeply concerned. After a scare in my wife’s pregnancy, the doctors put her on bed rest for several months. She couldn’t work and our income was cut in half. “How … Continue reading…

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10 Tips for Teaching Excellence to Your Kids

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One of your most important tasks as a parent is to teach your children skills that will help them excel in life. According to Vicki Caruana’s book, Giving Your Child the Excellence Edge, parents play an integral part in determining if their children will succeed—not only in school, but in their future … Continue reading…

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10 Milestones to Manhood

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When I was fifteen, I got my driving learners permit. I could drive with an adult, but I wasn’t sure how soon I’d get the chance. That very day my dad told me he was going to visit my sister at college. He asked me to go. As we … Continue reading…

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“Daddy, Can You Do My Hair?”

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Your wife goes out of town for the week. You’re looking forward to some great daddy daughter time with your baby girl. You plan activities, play games, and take her to school everyday. As you’re walking out the door, your daughter asks, “Daddy can you do my hair?” Realizing … Continue reading…

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