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Lessons

Adversity is a Good Thing.

Aaron Rodgers is out for the season We’ve let that marinate for about a week and no one likes to hear it or read it, but it’s reality. But lets step back for a moment. Did anyone one think that life after #4 would result in his back up taking title of the Iron Man … Continue reading »

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One Side Wins All

The old saying: “Defense Wins Championships.” is very true. Time and time again it is the defense that comes up big to win the big game. Think about Von Miller, Malcom Butler, Larry Brown, Ray Lewis, Reggie White … and on and on and on. Teams know that a great defense is the key to … Continue reading »

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If not now … When?

?The Green Bay Packers build through the draft. Yes. we get it. The Green Bay Packers are not very active in Free Agency. Yes, we get it. The Green Bay Packers win and are in the hunt for a title almost every year — yes we get that too. But … (and you knew it … Continue reading »

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It’s Still Missing

I have learned not to panic. Not only am I getting too old for such nonsense but that’s the power of Ted Thompson. The “In Ted we Trust” mantra continues in Green Bay and how can it not? The team was in the NFC Championship game last year and basically had it won if not … Continue reading »

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The Thing That’s Missing …

There seems to be something missing – still. As the Packers approach the upcoming season, we are each intriqued by what’s to come. It feels like it’s their year. It feels right that the first team to win the big game known as the Super Bowl would win the big game on it’s 50th anniversary. … Continue reading »

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Quality Time in 15 Minutes

Quality Time with regard to kids is thrown around rather loosely these days. Each of us has our own definition of what quality time means. I recently read a great book by a writer I follow, Jon Acuff. His latest book is DO OVER. He specializes in kicking your career into gear and reaching your … Continue reading »

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Q in Question

Datone Jones suspended and Andrew Quarless arrested for firing a gun in public…. Charles Barkley was wrong. Athletes are role models. Just about anyone on TV is a role model to some extent because our society basically tells people that if someone puts you on TV you must be special. How to address the matters … Continue reading »

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The Secret to Life with Steve Jobs

This is a lesson I want to teach my son. It’s the only way to make a true impact and to live the life that is truly yours. What do you think? Share your thoughts with us at info@16sondays.com or on our social media platforms. (Special thanks to the Santa Clara Historical Society for posting … Continue reading »

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Even Champions Fail

Yes, of course even champions fail. Not even the most accomplished just had success from start to Finish, but trying to instill this concept into kids minds is a challenge to say the least. I want to explain to my son the best way I can, that sometimes tons of hard work might still end … Continue reading »

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The Sweetest Sound to Human Ears

The sweetest word to everyone’s ears. You know what it is, but perhaps you have forgotten. Your name of course. 16Sondays.com is nearly a year and a half old and it is community with a long-term platform. We are fine with things moving slowly and moving people into our neighborhood with comfort. We are accessible … Continue reading »

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