Why I am moving away from using SmartThings?

When I first saw SmartThings, when it was a kickstarter, I was enamored with it. This tiny device, with a an IOS app and a development IDE, I knew I had to have one. It was even better when it came to fruition. I was instantly hooked on home...

What do I want to blog about?

This is a really good question. I figured I will blog about it all. Technology, and some of my life challenges and so on. Over the next few weeks I will be working not only on content but recreating the platform that it goes on and learning some new...

Starting my blog again

So with my last provider my blog was lost, so with a new provider and a new blog, lets try this again!...

I asked her to move in!

So LJ and I have been together for a few months and she has been stayti8ng with me every night since then the end of January. So as late spring came I asked her to move in officially. This was a big step for me. I never thought I...

Dating post divorce

I can remember being a 20 something, thinking how easy it was to date and how exciting it was. I thought after my separation I quickly learned after my first couple of times, I was sadly mistaken. I did meet a few nice people that I dated for a...

Marriage, separation, divorce, moving on and everything in between

In August of 1998, I was married to the love of my life. The joy and happiness I felt would last for almost 15 years. On January 3rd, 2013, we separated. A whole gambit of emotions came over me. Denial, sadness, denial, rage, anger denial, and emptiness. I would...

My struggle with obesity.

I have always been a “big-boned” guy all of my life.  It became significantly worse after I got married in August 1998.  I stand around six feet tall, and before marriage, I was around two hundred pounds.  After marriage, I did a yo-yo depending on how much I worked,...

Welcome Again

It has been over two years since I last posted to my blog.  A lot has happened including my original blog getting all hosed up.  I figure I would take this opportunity to start fresh and expand on what I post.  So much has happened, both personally and professionally. ...