Author Archives: Wade

Dear Blog, I’m sorry I’ve neglected you.

I’m disgusted. I just looked and it has been over 2 months since my last post. I guess it really doesn’t matter as I don’t think anyone is reading this anyway. I t is more therapy for me than it … Continue reading

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Snow Daze!!!

We got about 6″ of snow in Tennessee yesterday. We went and played fetch with snowballs with the dogs. They can’t seem to figure out where the snow balls go when they roll up in the snow on the ground. … Continue reading

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Why it is difficult to Rate Shop in Today’s Mortgage Market

Imagine if you will for a moment, that you wanted to shop for the cheapest gas station to buy gas at. It seems easy enough at first. You can drive around and look at the big billboards and after you … Continue reading

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Pirate Looking at 40 Music City1/2 Marathon Challenge

So, I am thinking about training for and running in the 1/2 Marathon in late April this year. I am almost 40, terribly out of shape and probably 50 or more pounds overweight. A buddy of mine at church mentioned … Continue reading

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Disneyworld, BlueGreen, Ghost Tours and World Golf Village

What do all of these have in common? They are all great places to stay or visit while in Florida. My wife, Steph and I just returned from 10 days in Orlando and St. Augustine. We hit all of the … Continue reading

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Now, Really looking at 40 now 50

Well, I just passed 39 a few months ago so unless I am going to look back (which I am not) the only other choice is to look forward. And what is ahead of me? Among other things 40. Yep, … Continue reading

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Golf Is Officially an Olympic Sport Again

For the first time in over a century, golf will be back as an Olympic sport. A strong presentation was made in person to the Olympic committee in Copenhagen headed by PGA Tour VP Ty Votaw also featuring PGA and … Continue reading

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Conway in the US Open

There is a guy named Conway playing in the US Open this week. Stephen Conway that is from UCLA. I guess it is good to see the name Conway on the leader board. He was even through the first few … Continue reading

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Most Timely Quote

“You cannot legislate the poor into freedom by legislating the wealthy out of freedom. What one person receives without working for, another person must work for without receiving. The government cannot give to anybody anything that the government does not … Continue reading

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Accountant with Masters Tickets?

So I get an email from my accountant today that says “I have 4 Tickets to Wednesday’s Practice round at the Augusta, do you want to go?” My reply, “Are you kidding?” After slaving away for about 15 years in … Continue reading

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