Author Archives: daveb

My name is Dave and I am an ordinary father of two wonderful kiddos. And I give a crap. I am on a quest to make sense out of the chaos of everyday life.

Would You Hire You?

Imagine you own a business. You have spent countless hours building your company, countless hours away from your family and you have invested the majority of your life’s savings. Your are very proud of your business and work diligently to protect its integrity and longevity. Now, imagine that your business is growing and you need […]

Adventures in the Car Line; 5 Reasons Why Your Behavior Matters

The scene was tense. Horns were blowing. People were yelling. There sat the two rivals ready for battle. Their cars stopped, holding up traffic. Their entire torso leaned out of the car window, body parallel to the ground, arm fully extended, displaying the one finger salute. And no, this was not taking place at a busy intersection during […]

F-Bombs and Broken Glass; I Love My High Functioning Autistic Child

For parents of a child with high functioning autism, the title of this post probably brought a smile, albeit a cringe worthy one. Tirades, profanity and broken things are usually a result of these infrequent but memorable occurrences. Like the time my four year old son called our local congressman a (female dog) as he campaigned […]

7 Benefits of Dining Out With Your Family

For many families, going out to eat is a regular occurrence. For others, a rarity. Regardless of which category you fall into, dining out has become big business and it is growing rapidly. Contrary to what our parents, grandparents and others may believe, eating out has its benefits. Dining out still carries a negative connotation, […]