The Adventures of Us
Enjoy our adventures below as we try to balance our lives between work, two kids, and ... relaxation.

Audiobooks: 2022 Review

Bram Stoker’s Dracula I thought this was going to be an interesting listen. Why not listen to a classic piece of literature that may make my legs move a little faster… as I run through the night. I enjoy listening to some of…

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Book Review – The Good Dog Way

We were recommended this book by our dog trainer to help with our ongoing struggles with Mackay. He’s an anxietal pup who needs a lot of work. But, after seeing them train Mackay, I’m a believer. I’ve never seen such a change from…

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Book Review – Common Sense Investing

This book was recommended by Opa. I was looking for a new way to think about investing, so this book seemed like a good quick read. And that it was. It seemed to just re-emphasize the same point. Keep your money in index…

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Book Review – Build a Storybrand

A potential lead had discussed this book. They wanted to only hire agencies who subscribed to this book’s ideals. Well, I told them it wasn’t something we could commit to, but I was intrigued. I ended up buying the book, and it’s a…

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Five Great Things from 2021

2021 was filled with amazing milestones, sad and humbling losses, and ongoing determination and joy. And as we put 2021 to a close, it also allowed for time to reflect and pause on the things that truly matter. From family, companionship, health, laughing,…

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Five Great Work Things from 2021

And then we had three years at KPS3. Crazy how time flies. This year people got comfortable working from home. I got exposed a handful of times due to work. But we started to travel again and see clients, So, here we go:…

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Audiobooks: 2021 Review

13 Things Mentally Strong Parents Don’t Do Easwaran’s Gandhi’s Story

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Book Review – Dare to Lead

Our KPS3 leadership team took this on to help us improve. So, I started reading it, and it had some really salient points. The idea is how vulnerable leaders are the best and most courageous. It was well written, and some of the…

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Five Great Work Things from 2020

Year 2, moving on to Year 3. It was the first full year as VP of Marketing at KPS3. We had a lot of fun. And just like everyone across the world, work changed.  Here were the highlights: New Role This year was…

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Five Great Things from 2020

This year brought a lot of reflection and humbleness. It was a year of great change with the pandemic, social injustice, wildfires, and many other things among the introspection. The hardest personal part was having this gap year – it’s a gap year…

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