What’s holding you back?

I love adventures!  I just returned from a week long cruise to the Caymen Islands, Cozumel, Belize and Honduras.  Each day I tried something that was a little bit outside […]

(originally published in IBM Systems Magazine – http://www.ibmsystemsmagpowersystemsdigital.com/nxtbooks/ibmsystemsmag/ibmsystems_power_201310/index.php#/14) My daughters and I ran into one of their old high school friends at the mall the other day. After a quick […]

2013: a quick look back.

2013 in Review We are coming off an exciting year and bouncing into the new year of 2014. It’s a good time to look back and see all that we […]

Veterans at work!

Today is Veteran’s Day, the official day to honor all those who have served in the military.  I am a veteran.  Although, sometimes I feel guilty calling myself one.  In […]

It’s all about the tool…

I finally had the chance to work on my apples this weekend. While apple picking at Myrna’s Orchard ended two weeks ago, the apples have sat in a box out […]

DBU in ‘the boonies’!

This weekend, I had the opportunity to take a road trip to Iowa to attend a tailgate party and watch the ISU Cyclones get clobbered by Oklahoma State University. Cargill, […]

RGP & DB2 Summit Goodies

The RPG & DB2 Summit in Minneapolis showcased an array of delicious tidbits and I’m not just talking about this spread of desserts!  The schedule of events featured great speakers […]