Reflections From 12 Days of Selfless Christmas

Self-reflection is one the of pillars of the GentlemenProject. Therefore, I have spent some time reflecting on my 12 days of selfless Christmas project.  Initially I focused on how blessed I am to be in a position where I can focus on giving back to others; my time, financially, and emotionally.  I feel blessed that I … Continue reading Reflections From 12 Days of Selfless Christmas

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12 Days of Selfless Christmas (Day 11 and 12) (2 Minute Read)

It's the day after Christmas; the hype surrounding presents, food, and eggnog is finished.  I pray that you don't have the Christmas hangover.  I would define the Christmas hangover as an overwhelming feeling of emptiness and despair, knowing the next Christmas is now 364 days away.  What I do wish for you is that you … Continue reading 12 Days of Selfless Christmas (Day 11 and 12) (2 Minute Read)

12 Days of Selfless Christmas (Day 10) (1 Minute Read)

Merry Christmas Eve to all! I hope you're enjoying family, friends, and holiday festivities!  As much as I hate to admit this, I waited until the last minute to do some my Christmas shopping.  Which is how I spent 5 hours yesterday!  I'm sure that some of y'all were doing the same thing as me. … Continue reading 12 Days of Selfless Christmas (Day 10) (1 Minute Read)

12 Days of Selfless Christmas (Day 9) (1 Minute Read)

Only 2 more days until Christmas!  I am filled with holiday cheer, excitement, and joy!  The holiday cheer and excitement is not as prevalent as it typically has been.  I believe there are many contributing factors.  First off, I believe I'm still acclimating to the weather being 50 and 60 degrees during the Christmas Season. … Continue reading 12 Days of Selfless Christmas (Day 9) (1 Minute Read)

Christmas Questionnaire (1 minute read)

I'm quite the Christmas fanatic.  While waiting for my wife at urgent care I came across these Christmas questions.  I felt inclined to answer. Questions-Chai 1. What is Your Favorite Christmas Movie(s)? Elf  & White Christmas 2. What Tops Your Tree? A star 3. Have You Ever Had a White Christmas? Yes, many times.  I … Continue reading Christmas Questionnaire (1 minute read)

12 Days of Selfless Christmas (Day 8) (1 minute read)

First thing's first, winter is finally here.  Yesterday was the official first day of winter.  It was also the shortest day of the year, relative to sun light.  Therefore, if you're someone who lives for summer, we've made it to through the shortest days of the year, and with each day we're getting closer to summer! … Continue reading 12 Days of Selfless Christmas (Day 8) (1 minute read)

12 Days of Selfless Christmas (Day 7)

As my 12 days of selfless journey continues selfless opportunities continue to present themselves.  In my post yesterday I discussed the importance of preparing for these opportunities.   12 Days of Christmas (Day 6). If you didn't have an opportunity to read, I have included the link above. Yesterday, on the way to work,  I had … Continue reading 12 Days of Selfless Christmas (Day 7)

12 Days of Selfless Christmas (Day 6)

At the beginning of 12 days of selfless Christmas I had to plan what my selfless act was going to be.  On the sixth day of selfless Christmas, I did not have to plan, rather the opportunity simply presented itself to me.  Before I start to describe the act I want to highlight the importance … Continue reading 12 Days of Selfless Christmas (Day 6)

12 Days of Selfless Christmas (Day 5)

Our final hours in Wisconsin were highlighted with one hour spent with the newest member of our family, our puppy.  We had the pleasure of spending Sunday morning with this little guy. Thank you to Jeane for breeding such beautiful puppies, and thank you to my mother and father in law for selflessly driving us … Continue reading 12 Days of Selfless Christmas (Day 5)