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Day 181 Found my spark
Monday, February 01, 2016      8 comments

I found that I am being silent more about the things around me about things I don't have control over. Not because I don't care and feel hurt but because they no longer bother me and have power over me. I made a financial promise but it is effec... Read more
Day 180 Found my spark
Friday, January 29, 2016      9 comments

Very challenging day at work, but very thankful for the support at home. Made sure I spent the time with family and got the support back just as much. Went ice skating with my son and things seemed to roll along instead of stopping by focusing o... Read more
Day 179 Found my spark, using adversity to find a pathway to peace.
Friday, January 29, 2016      3 comments

Stress at work and no teacher, get to be in charge with no support but all the extra headaches and liability including an out of control kid. Was ok as I let God lead the way. At home motivated the family to get stuff done that we wouldn't have ... Read more
Day 178 Found my spark, tough and good day today!
Wednesday, January 27, 2016      9 comments

Today was coming off an exhausting day! Good day at home, then went to work and was working with a child who displaying behaviour that others cringed from. However not only handled that well but got tons of extras done such as redesigning worksh... Read more
Day 177 Found my spark need to slow down!
Tuesday, January 26, 2016      4 comments

I got up this morning and made breakfast etc. Went to work and had an exceptional day at work. Picked my son up from school and somebody was going down the sidewalk. Told my son to keep his head up. Despite saying 5 times lift his head up a car ... Read more
Day 176 Found my spark!
Tuesday, January 26, 2016      6 comments

Led a men's group today and more people are connecting after the coffee. The leader above me saw a huge change in everybody's demeanor and came to the coffee. Can't share anything else except that we are using each other as support. As iron sha... Read more
Day 175 Found My Spark
Sunday, January 24, 2016      2 comments

My son played the second of back to back games. With the game we got trounced on he focused. Second game he did good but is too scared to move with the puck beyond a certain point. Bottom line is we are going to change his thinking (me and my wi... Read more
Day 174 Found my spark, learning through my son again!
Saturday, January 23, 2016      6 comments

Me and my son go through the point for improvements and noticed despite how late the practice was he got better and really improved. One thing I mentioned for improvement he took the wrong way and started crying. It was late and I understood bu... Read more
Day 173 Found my spark, Working as a family better!
Thursday, January 21, 2016      4 comments

Wow my wife bit her lip after one of the parents left as my son was in protest with me. She wanted to be included in what I do so mentioned that if we are to focus on our son, not my parenting technique. We come from too different styles, and I ... Read more
Day 172 Found my spark
Wednesday, January 20, 2016      5 comments

I share three goals with men from church at a breakfast and the first two came right away. One involved work and I had the best two days ever. Second involved completing tasks I put down and nailed that at all. Third was to not get mad, yell etc... Read more
Day 171 Found my spark, including others!
Monday, January 18, 2016      3 comments

I lead a wonderful group of men at church and the vast majority of us have a food addiction. If that isn't the problem we all have a hurt, habit or hangup we are dealing with. As iron sharpens iron so does a brother sharpen a brother. Most of th... Read more
Day 170 Found my spark
Sunday, January 17, 2016      3 comments

Today was a day of listing off things and getting them done. Worked on a great breakfast, volunteer work at church, sons hockey practice and made the best ever barbeque smoked ribs. Not sure about the calories today, but they just pulled off the... Read more
Day 169 Found my spark
Sunday, January 17, 2016      5 comments

Went to the bar with my wife for the first time in over 10 years. Nice to support some other families hockey function and got some great silent auction items as well. My son is over at his friends house having a sleep over and having the time of... Read more
Day 168 Found my spark, day of rest
Friday, January 15, 2016      3 comments

Today was just a day of completing my goals. Felt good that whether it was eating right, work, family it went good. Even having my 10 year old make a decision instead of procrastinate was a major breakthrough for him. Slight meltdown for 30 seco... Read more
Day 167 Found My Spark
Friday, January 15, 2016      4 comments

Today was a very rewarding day. My son is pretty quiet so yesterday night with a crowd of over 20000 and half of them kids grade 5-6, my son was chosen as the crazy fan of the night! Definitely is breaking out of his box as I am with my life. Sp... Read more

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