We’ve Got Chickens!
Nov21

We’ve Got Chickens!

About three weeks ago, our family grew in size by five. No, we didn’t have any more children. We officially became chicken farmers! This is something that we’ve wanted to do for quite some time. We’ve purchased eggs from another family in our church that raises backyard chickens and the eggs are fantastic! The color and the taste is unlike anything you’ll ever get from an egg in the grocery store. And when we...

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The Wendell Harvest Festival
Oct05

The Wendell Harvest Festival

On Saturday, my family and I went to the 87th annual Wendell Harvest Festival in our new hometown of Wendell, NC.

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5 Business Travel Strategies for Dads
Mar27

5 Business Travel Strategies for Dads

I’m a dad. I’ve written a bit about my children in previous blog posts. I love them dearly and I count it a joy to work hard to provide for my family. But when I started Dijital Farm, I encountered a challenge that I’d never faced before: regular business travel. As part of my work at Dijital Farm, I travel quite a bit to places around the country to teach a social media bootcamp and Google online marketing bootcamp....

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The ACC Tournament: A North Carolinian’s Birthright
Mar14

The ACC Tournament: A North Carolinian’s Birthright

Let me say up front, I realize that this may not be a popular post with a lot of people outside of North Carolina. I understand. Really, I do. Please understand that I mean no ill will to any of you. But this is a story about what it means to be a North Carolinian. In March. During the ACC Tournament, the best time of the year. The ACC Tournament It was March 8, 1986. As I climbed into the car with my dad, we made the short 1 1/2 hour...

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The Magic of the Flexible Flyer
Jan31

The Magic of the Flexible Flyer

It snowed on Tuesday evening. I realize in some parts of the country, that bit of news isn’t really a big deal. But I live in the south, and in the south, a snowstorm is a big deal because they are fairly rare. In fact, this week’s snow was the first significant snowfall the Raleigh area has received since December, 2010. Oh, sure, we get dustings here and there and the occasional 1-inch covering the ground, but to get...

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