The Birth of My Premature Twins Was Traumatic, Today They Turned Three

It was December, 2012 and my wife was 6 months pregnant with our twins when we went in for an ultrasound checkup; it was all normal. They used the portable ultrasound machine you would expect, and we went in with a calm and relaxed atmosphere. It was fine. Until it wasn’t. The technician noticed a problem… Continue reading The Birth of My Premature Twins Was Traumatic, Today They Turned Three

Here’s What Happens When You Support a Small Business

A good friend of mine posted this article’s feature image on his Facebook page; he recently left a successful career in corporate marketing, and is now an entrepreneur. He posted the following quote along with the photo: This is so true. I never saw it this way but it is a reality. – Roger G.… Continue reading Here’s What Happens When You Support a Small Business

If Your Kids Are Terrible 2, For Treacherous 3s, Better Up Your Liquor Game

I am a dad of two and a half year-old twins. My kids are great. They’re super kewt, smart, and well, they’re my kids, so I love them. But this Terrible 2 thing is giving me gray hair. Every time I mention the Terrible 2s to a parent, without fail, their reply is something like,… Continue reading If Your Kids Are Terrible 2, For Treacherous 3s, Better Up Your Liquor Game

After Eric Garner, What am I Supposed to Tell My Son?

I wrote this article about the Eric Garner situation last night and it just published on SheKnows. This was an emotional undertaking for me. I didn’t sleep much last night. The SheKnows editors liked the article so much it was the featured article of the day on the home page. You can read the entire article… Continue reading After Eric Garner, What am I Supposed to Tell My Son?

Parent Entrepreneurs: Are You Present During Family Time?

As a tech entrepreneur who is rabid about giving outstanding service to my customers, I struggle to disconnect from work, even when I’m supposed to be spending quality time with my family. So much so, my wife used to constantly be “on me” about putting my phone down to engage with the twins. I am not… Continue reading Parent Entrepreneurs: Are You Present During Family Time?

Is There Life After Death (Of a Startup)?

Photo by Luz Adriana Villa: Resurrection Sunday

I’m blessed to be able to wake up every day and chase my dream of making my startup, WeMontage, a household name. As is often the case, the path to realization of this dream has been circuitous, to say the least, and it has taken a toll on family relationships. Birth and Death After raising… Continue reading Is There Life After Death (Of a Startup)?