A “quick Task” Turns Into A Never Ending Project

It’s funny how one thing can lead to another. I decided to rearrange my apartment on Sunday. Now, several days later, my evenings are still spent reorganizing. It started with a need for something different. Perhaps really needing a change in my life, I decided shifting furniture around would suffice for the time being. After…
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My Not-so Million-dollar Idea

There comes a time in everyone’s life when they think they’ve come up with “the million-dollar idea.” I once thought I had a breakthrough idea that would revolutionize the toaster pastry industry. I was eating a Kellogg’s Pop-Tart and discussing nothing in particular with my family. I savored each bite of my treat, first breaking…
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At The Car Wash…

There’s something about keeping my car clean that makes me feel good. People ask quite often why I’m so particular about my vehicle. Most assume it’s a quality inherited from my dad. This is definitely not the case. A car nut, you’d think my pops would have it down to a T. However, he’s more…
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Whatever Gets You Through The Season

I have a friend who insists on biking to class every day. An NDSU graduate student, Andrew lives only a few blocks from campus. You would think getting to class would be easy; not the case for this guy. Andrew rode his bike until the fall semester ended. Come mid-December, he was still pushing pedals…
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