3 more things my high school band director told me

Low brass awesomeness
Yesterday, I shared three things that my high school band director told me that have stuck with me over the years. But I wasn’t done. There are three more things that I need to share… “Don’t mess with the Star Spangled Banner.” You march onto the field, play the song...
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3 things my high school band director told me

Harrison Marching Band
I don’t think it is an exaggeration to say that participating in the instrumental music program while I was in high school had a profound influence on my life. I’m not a professional musician (and I don’t play one on TV), but I don’t think it’s that much...
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The Red Velvet Revolution at the Indiana State Fair

Red Velvet at the Indiana State Fair 2014
Funnel cakes. They’re awesome. They’re probably my favorite non-Fall Festival fair food. Sure, they’re pretty horrible for you. But there really isn’t much that can beat the warm, sticky, fried dough goodness of a fresh funnel cake. I remember when I first tried a funnel cake topped with cherries....
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Cheering up a friend with some game day food

Game Day Food #TeamJellO
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CBias #TeamJello #shop If you have spent any amount of time on this blog, you know that I’m an avid college sports enthusiast. I’m particularly fond of a particular team that...
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My smooth shave with the Gillette Fusion Proglide

#SmoothSummer Header
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SmoothSummer #CollectiveBias #shop I recently decided it was time to try out a few new looks. Thanks to the Gillette Fusion Proglide, I was able to get an amazingly smooth shave as I...
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3 decisions I regret

Road Not Taken
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. Robert Frost The Road Not Taken We make decisions every day. Most of these decisions are rather inconsequential in the grand scheme of things – Do...
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Do something. Change the world today.

Do Something
Well, I don’t know about you But I’m sick and tired of life with no desire. I don’t want a flame, I want a fire. I wanna be the one who stands up and says, “I’m gonna do something” - Matthew West, Do Something What are we waiting...
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What’s up, #Mixwest14?

Thumbs up for Midwest 2014
What’s up, Mixwesterners? Thanks for stopping by. I hope you enjoy what you find here on my humble little site. Feel free to find me while you’re here and I’ll sign you up do a giveaway. Oh, who am I kidding? I don’t have any prizes to give...
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