Todd Glassberg Front Porch Perspective – Family Breakfast

It’s Sunday morning and the coffee is brewing and the griddles are warming. Todd Glassberg’s family is slowly getting it together. It has been a busy fall season in our home. School is in progress, the first marking period is done , Football and Cheer has come and gone,  and Thanksgiving is upon us. This is[…]

Todd Glassberg Front Porch Pespective – Why are people such @ssholes Pt. 1

It has been a quiet period , shall I say a moment of introspection. Living the dream. Mind you, I value my family, my friends and the opportunities that lay in front of me. However life or shall I say people from time to time place road blocks before me. I could choose to ignore them and[…]

Our Duty to Ourselves- Todd Glassberg Front Porch Perspective

Our Duty   So often we are told to set moderate goals, to not overextend ourselves or reach too high.  But how will we know what we are capable of achieving unless we stretch – unless we proceed as if limits to our abilities did not exist?   Pierre  Teilhard  de  Chardin, the French Jesuit and[…]

How is your Picture ? Todd Glassberg Views from the Front Porch

How’s Your Picture? Every minute of every waking hour of  every day of your life, you’re projecting to others a picture of yourself and your personality. You can tell how this picture looks to the world by looking at what you’re getting back. Have you ever noticed that when someone calls you on the telephone,[…]

Why do we Allow Banks to Rip Us Off – Todd Glassberg Front Porch Perspective

I went to the ATM today, the 1st thing I noticed was they wanted to charge me $3 to get my money. I know you are probably thinking “Go to your own bank it’s free” Well with gasoline as high as it is, unfortunately it is cheaper to pay the fee. The 2 biggest rip-offs[…]

What is an Appendix Amongst Friends – Todd Glassberg Fron Porch Perspective

    Many many years ago I went to sleep-away camp. I know its the City thing to do, so don’t scratch your noggin and say whats that. I have to say it has shaped my life in all the positive ways a parent could hope for. I made friends and acquaintances that I still[…]

Old Dogs are Cunning !! Todd Glassberg Front Porch Perspective.

An old German Shepherd starts chasing rabbits and before long, discovers that he’s lost. Wandering about, he notices a panther heading rapidly in his direction with the intention of having lunch. The old German Shepherd thinks, “Oh, oh! I’m in deep shit now!” Noticing some bones on the ground close by, he immediately settles down[…]

A Parents Lesson for their Daughters (Sons)

Our world today is filled with an abundance of information, advances in technology and an abundance of Stuff. Material stuff that we sheepeople equate as success and fulfillment. However after losing you stuff, people would see that the world should be filled with understanding, compassion and Love for our family, friends and the world around[…]

Your Hidden Talent Is ….?

You ask yourself every day. Do I have talent? Can I do something better than anyone else. Even if I can’t, can I do better than I’m doing it today. When I was a child my father always said, “Play to strengths, not your weaknesses”. Believe me at 10 years old I had no idea[…]

What is on my Mind.

Today is a day like any other day, they all start the same the alarm clock blares at me “Let it Be” I still love the Beatles after all these years.  I drag my self out of bed and go make a cup of coffee. ..Sit on the front porch and think about my day.[…]