Relaxing with some chai on my front porch.

There was a time in my life when I considered joining a monastery for a year.

I thought it would be a good spiritual experience to learn to live in quietness and simplicity.

I remember telling my best friend, Lacie, about this at the time. Little did I know she was thinking to herself, Oh great, I’m in love with a guy who wants to be monk!

Fast forward 10 years…

I’ve been married to Lacie for seven years and we have three kids: ages five, three and two.

Continue reading