Failure, Perseverance & Polar Bears

If you’re looking for encouragement, this post is for you. I’m always inspired by athletes and successful people who overcome failures to achieve greatness. But recently I discovered a hero of perseverance who fails 95% of the time, yet never stops trying. And if you knew how tirelessly he works to get to his goals, you’ll never be discouraged again.

2018-01-16T14:41:05-05:00January 16, 2018|LIFE & FAITH|

Arriving to “Abram”

Abram Joseph Gonzales is the name of our newborn son. But for the first 24 hours of his life, his name was "Baby Boy." We had 9 months to decide on a name for him, but apparently that wasn’t enough time. We looked at thousands of names, even weird names from other countries. Some of the [...]

2017-11-30T19:15:06-05:00November 27, 2017|JOURNAL, LIFE & FAITH|

I’m Gonna Be a Dad!

I’m happy to announce that my wife (Aniela) and I are expecting our first baby, a boy, sometime before Thanksgiving! We’re both very grateful for the opportunity to be parents. Aniela’s dealing with the usual discomforts of pregnancy, but she’s enduring it all like a champ. I’m very proud of her. This is all new [...]

2017-07-18T11:39:59-05:00July 17, 2017|LIFE & FAITH|