Love

Post Originally Appeared on Thought Catalog Recently a friend of mine told me that as human beings we spend the first half of our lives collecting, and the second half of our lives determining what to keep. Having just celebrated my 39th birthday these words hit home and it got me thinking about the lessons…

Read more 38 Lessons That Took 38 Years For Me To Learn – Originally appeared on Thought Catalog

  Post originally appeared in Thought Catalog and re-posted in Thrive Global On a cloudy October day in 2010, a girl stopped into a fleeting ray of sunshine, tilted back her head, and smiled, and in those three seconds of sunshine I fell in love. In that exact moment I remember thinking to myself that she was…

Read more IN ORDER TO FIND THE LOVE OF MY LIFE, I FIRST HAD TO FIND MYSELF – Originally appeared in Thought Catalog

I have a very easy tell when I am nervous, excited or scared, I stutter. From the moment my wife told me that she was pregnant, right up until the birth of our son, it was not very difficult to figure out how I was handling it, I was in full-out machine-gun mode. Things got…

Read more HOW CHILDREN TRULY ARE OUR GREATEST TEACHERS – Originally appeared in Thrive Global

Article originally appeared in Thought Catalog The first time my parents came to Barcelona from the United States to meet my soon-to-be wife, my dad pulled me aside and said, “never come home”. Growing up, I had always believed that prior to settling down and starting a family, that it was not only important, but…

Read more 5 REASONS WHY MARRIAGE IS THE ONE “LIFE HACK” THAT MAKES EVERYTHING ELSE EASIER – Originally appeared in Thought Catalog