The $86,400.00 Bank Account… “The 86,400 Seconds Story”…What Will You Do With the Time You Have Today?

Imagine that you had a bank account which automatically filled up every single morning with $86,400.00.  So, every day when you got out of bed, you would start over with $86,400.00.  No matter how much of it you spent on yourself the day before, wasted the day before, or gave to others the day before…You…

A Story About Beating the Odds…The Bumble Bee Flying Story

Limitation by definition: a limiting rule or circumstance; a restriction We have all, at one time or another, been told that we could not do something.  Most of the time, it was things like, “Sorry, but you’re not smart enough to do that, you’re not strong enough, or you’re not fast enough.”  It is, most of the…

Tim Allen’s Story…How He Went From Rags to Riches…Literally. How do You Want to be Remembered?

Imagine if you could take a ride into the future.  To go and see where you ended up, how your life had panned out, what you had accomplished, and finally how your life came to an end. What would other people say about your life?  How would you be remembered? **What do you think your…

For My Youth or High School Baseball TEAM, Just How Important are Organization and Discipline?

How important is it for a coach to have organization and discipline with a HS Baseball TEAM/Program? Put it this way… It is only the most important 2 things that can possibly be offered to the athletes.  And you just might be surprised at which one ranks #1 out of the 2.  Many people would…

An Inspirational and Motivating Story for TEAMS! “Teamwork Makes the Dream Work”

 The Lodge Two teams started out in an effort to climb to the peak of the highest mountain on earth, in order to take in the most miraculous view that the world had to offer.  One thing was certain…It would take more hard work than these teams had ever experienced in order to get to…

Baseball Lesson 101…Sliding Back Into First Base…Don’t get picked off…”GET DIRTY!

Why is it, that some players just can’t seem to “Get Dirty” at first base? I’ve watched it over and over…And over again at the HS level, right on down to good ole’ Daddy Ball.  It’s “that kid” who can’t seem to get himself dirty on a pick-off throw to first base no way no…