Mike Matthews

My thoughts after 60 years on this planet on family, public education, cooking, and life.

Recent Posts

Stop Me If You’ve Heard This One Before

Why do I write these blog posts? There are many reasons. I do love telling stories. One of my beliefs   [...]   View Post →

Hot, Humid, and Home

Who says you can’t go home? Jon Bon Jovi sang it, but only as a way to prove that you   [...]   View Post →

Big Rocks

Thanks for your comments on last week’s post on procrastination. Clearly my journey has been shared by many of you.   [...]   View Post →

This Post Was Finished a Week Early!

I’m WAY less of a procrastinator than I used to be, but I wish I would have started training earlier   [...]   View Post →

The Invisible Flag Waves Again

Flags across the nation are at half-mast. Again. The proper way to put a flag at half-mast is to first   [...]   View Post →

Stop Yelling at the Fruit!

“Enough with the fruit already!” That’s what my friend Peter yelled at me while we were golfing last week. I   [...]   View Post →

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