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When Kids Get Their First Smartphones

Every kid has a smartphone these days, but it is something new for ours. I thought I’d share the process and thoughts behind why we finally gave in and got them.

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Living a Purposeful Life

Today’s episode of Managing the Gray focuses on the confirmation I received in Fargo on the importance of living a purposeful life.

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Reflecting on MisfitCon

It is almost impossible to try and put into words how magical my weekend at MisfitCon 2014 was, but I tried to do my best.

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Simpler Satisfies Me

How a simple typewriter at a friend’s wedding reminded me how much I love the simpler things in life.

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This Week WILL Be a Good One

I’ve let things get off the tracks for far too long and now am determined to get my focus back and start making things happen again. Amazing things perhaps?

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Priorities

I’ve always been an observer. Watching the world go by and how people act in it. Seeing how they react to one thing, while ignoring another. Pondering people’s actions as they choose to help some and chastise others. Lately my observations have shown me that as a society our priorities are fucked.

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Awake Aware America

This weekend I’ll find myself in Austin, Texas teaching and inspiring local youth on how to find, craft and tell stories that matter to them.

As the Storyteller in Residence for Awake Aware America, I’m excited to kick off the first of their conscious content camps with a focus on water sustainability.

The schedule for the weekend is jam packed and of course I’m excited to be hands-on with the students all weekend long.

You can follow on Twitter @AwareUp or by checking out the #AwareUp hashtag.

Here is the official press release:
STEM Friendly Sustainability Event Connects Students, Technology and Social Media.
(Austin, TX) – Awake Aware

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Doing Work That Matters

The reality is that it is hard to make a living doing work that matters, but I’m more determined than ever to make it work.

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A Year Without Soda

Just realized that it has been a year since I gave up drinking soda. Don’t miss it much.

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Show Your Work

A quick review of the new book Show Your Work and then backing it up with showing some of my own.

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