Brian and Courtney's Wedding is just a few days away. (We're just one week from the bachelor party!!) We head to Tampa on Sunday for all the festivities. Can't wait to see these kids get married. They're great for one another. Congrats, Brian & Courtney.
I just realized that I forgot to enlighten you with the latest tales of golf victory. I am running 4-1 over the last five weeks vs. Keith. This past week, however, was really a battle of attrition more than anything else. We played the outstanding Creeks of Beachwood (view course). For those of you who follow golf, all you need to know is this is a new Troon Golf/Greg Norman course. The kid at the clubhouse told us that Norman shot 4 over a few months ago. We should have turned around and gone home when we heard that!
We fought through a very tough course and lived to fight another day. We had a great time and –best of all– I won! Kinda becoming a foregone conclusion, huh?
I've added a new listing in my "Links" page. It's Gaspricewatch.com. This site is great because you can locate the best gas prices in your area. Most of the listings are 24-48 hours old. You can sign up as a "spotter" and earn points by submitting the prices you see at your local pumps. What a great idea!
Do you ever get so bored that you wonder about strange things? Like, for example, what your house looks like from a space satellite? Sometimes I do and –in case your curious too– it looks like this:
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I think it's fair to say that a lot of people think the internet is a gigantic timewaster. I still remember my sister-in-law 3-4 years ago saying, "I can't wait till all this dot com stuff goes away!" (I'd be remiss if I didn't say that same sister-in-law is a skilled internet user today!)
For those that still doubt the greatness of the internet, I offer up PlanetFeedback. Here's a site where you can send a complaint, compliment, suggestion, or question to any company instantly. Like many people, I don't have much time to sit down and right a good, old-fashioned compliment letter. Now, I just log on and sound off. Click here to visit PlanetFeedback.com.
I dont think I could have said it better myself. Check out this site:
BL.net: If Men Made the Rules
I've promised for years that I would get the family tree project back on track (and online!). Well, it looks like we're getting very close. I have to finish updating the current data and then we should be back on the web very soon. I hope to use some fancier tools to give everyone the ability to share their info. Keep checking back. It will be finished in the next few days.
Happy Father's Day, Dad!
This story is getting old. Another week, another tail kicking in golf. OOPS! Sorry, just ignore all this talk about golf. I'm sure no one is interested in who won or who lost. So, I'm just going to spare everyone the details. OK? If you just have to know all the details, you could click the more link, but –really– are you that interested??
The new handicaps are here.
The golf scores are in and the handicaps are updated. Please click here to view the latest info.
For those of you interested in the classic Kevin/Keith duels, the answer is: "Yes. I did. (Duh!) 3-0 to Kevin."
As many of you know, I accepted a promotion to AREA DIRECTOR OF SALES. This took place sometime in April. I will oversee our Las Colinas/Irving sales teams. Several of you know that I have been shuttling back & forth between Ft. Worth and Las Colinas in the meantime.
Well, no more. Effective Monday, I will be officing out of Las Colinas full time. I can't wait!! We have a great team led by a very talented Area Sales Manager. I'm so excited. The gang in Fort Worth gave me a going away card & gift. It was really special. They are like a family to me.
I am grateful for the guideance (and needed *sskickings) provided by my former Regional VP, Janelle. I've never met a lady so exceptionally talented. I couln't have asked for a better mentor (only more time to learn from her!) I also am very grateful for the support of my former District Director, Stacey. She is a really good friend and has been looking out for me. I'm lucky to have her on my side. She's the best!
Thanks to everyone for your cards and emails regarding the job change. I really appreciate your thoughts!