Corrected Vision – by Dale Bacon

Corrected Vision – by Dale Bacon

My grandfather had challenges with his vision. By the time he was in his early nineties (he lived to be 100), cataracts had formed on his eyes to the point that he could hardly see. He needed a HUGE magnifying glass to read the newspaper. His doctor encouraged him to...
Quality Family Time in the Digital Age

Quality Family Time in the Digital Age

Family is the context in which we learn to love, connect, become ourselves, grow and recharge.  But we can’t assume it’s a totally protected and safe place. We have to guard our homes against everything from toxic influences to time distractions.  If your family...
Strategies for Curing Entitled Attitudes

Strategies for Curing Entitled Attitudes

We see the word entitlement all over the media these days.  It has to do with a combination of two attitudes:  (1) I need to be treated as special, and (2) I am not responsible for the impact of my behavior on anyone.  And it comes out as selfishness, narcissism and a...
Funerals Are Important – Here’s Why

Funerals Are Important – Here’s Why

Recently, our family was involved in the memorial services for Bobbi Braff, who was my wife Barbi’s mom. The funeral and reception were a very sad and yet a meaningful time, made more poignant by the fact that I also lost both of my parents last year. With Barbi’s dad...