Building a Bridge and a New Engine for Mr. DAPs’ Railway

Something that has always seemed like it would be a lot of fun is having a bridge on Mr. DAPs’ Railway. The exactly location and look for this bridge has been up for debate until recently it was settled by the project I’m about to share. What was known was that a bridge would be … Read more Building a Bridge and a New Engine for Mr. DAPs’ Railway

Do You Think About Your Bed?

Haiti Needs Beds - Reliv Kalogris Foundation

Do you think about your bed? As you end your day and prepare to drift off to sleep, are you thinking about the bed that you will be sleeping on? Do you wonder if it will support you through the night as you sleep? And no, I don’t mean the support to avoid back pain. … Read more Do You Think About Your Bed?

The Importance of Surrounding Yourself With Positive People

Culture is King! - Choose Your Environment Wisely

“Show me your friends and I’ll tell you who you are.” – unknown Have you ever deliberately stopped to think about this quote? “Show me your friends and I’ll tell you who you are.” The people that we surround ourself have a profound influence on the life we live. Have you thought about that? Entrepreneur Jim Rohn … Read more The Importance of Surrounding Yourself With Positive People

Taking the First Step

Bilbo Baggins and Sam

‘It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might be swept off to.’ – Bilbo Baggins Life is all about choices. Life is also about consequences. Each choice we make in life has consequences. Some of these … Read more Taking the First Step

What a Difference a Quick Plane Ride Can Make

Sunrise Flight to Cap Haitien, Haiti from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Last year I had the opportunity to accompany the Reliv Kalogris Foundation team on what was basically an inspection trip to Haiti. The trip took place in October and found me and my Primordial Penguins collaborator Johnny flying from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida to Cap Haitien, Haiti. The flight really wasn’t that long. We  did have … Read more What a Difference a Quick Plane Ride Can Make

The Positivity Principle

Mr. DAPs with Phyllis Herman at Disneyland

[dropcaps]P[/dropcaps]ositivity is important. If you have followed my writings through the last few years, you will see this theme littered throughout my posts. I think there is power in positivity. This isn’t always the easiest approach to take but it is definitely the most beneficial. I believe this is part of what I call the … Read more The Positivity Principle

Being the Change

Mr. DAPs in Haiti at a Reliv Kalogris Foundation Orphanage/Feeding Center

The Reliv Kalogris Foundation (RKF) feeds over 40,000 people, mainly kids, every day around the globe. It is the same group of kids that get nourishment and invested in daily. Because of the Reliv Kalogris Foundation these kids have a future. I have been most fortunate to get to support the RKF and try to … Read more Being the Change

Getting Involved with the Reliv Kalogris Foundation

Hope for a Better Tomorrow - Primordial Penguins - Reliv Kalogris Foundation

One of my passions is supporting the Reliv Kalogris Foundation (RKF). Currently it feeds around 43,000 people (mainly kids) around the globe every day. I love that the same kids are fed every day and they are being given a future that simply would not exist if it weren’t for the RKF. I haven’t always … Read more Getting Involved with the Reliv Kalogris Foundation

Are You a Flashlight or a Laser?

Are you a flashlight or a laser? - Mr. DAPs

I work with people all the time who are seeking success. Some of them want to build a business, others want to turn a hobby into a profession, and still others want to pursue a dream that seems just out of reach. In all of these cases, there are some simple adjustments that can be made … Read more Are You a Flashlight or a Laser?