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November 16, 2020

Intro to a speech/Townsends Background and Bio

I finally had a day to get some work done. Rented an office in Oklahoma City. Had steady fast internet. Had a 3-page list of things to do. Write, Record, Organize, pay bills, check budgets, reconcile, put out some fires. I found this opening to a speech I had prepared. […]
July 19, 2020

3 simple things for every Dad to do to win with money

3 simple things for every Dad to do to win with money. Let’s clarify a few things. Money is not everything. That is the absolute truth. There are a lot of Dads out there with plenty of money and are absolutely miserable. Money is to root of all evil. FALSE. […]
March 19, 2020

Coronavirus is Why I’m Debt-Free…

CORONAVIRUS IS WHY I STOPPED BORROWING MONEY!  It’s playing out right now. I’ve been saying the same thing for years. I don’t want to have the burden of debt when things go bad. I want to be debt free and cash flush so the next panic is just an inconvenience. […]
March 17, 2020

5 Tips for Working and Doing School at Home (The Coronavirus Version)

Forced isolation can be great for your relationship with your kids!   All opinions of what’s going on aside… There are a lot of parents panicking on what to do with their kids. They’re not used to it. Schools are shutting down and some parents still need to work. In […]
March 12, 2020

When Anxiety Takes a Grip

Anxiety – what a pain… The fact that I am getting anxiety at this point in my life is absolutely stupid. It legitimately makes zero sense. All the logic in the world is telling me my brain is broken, but here I am. Now I have had plenty of anxiety […]
March 4, 2020

Picking Up the RV / Lessons Learned

WHOA…. That was an experience and it’s not even over yet. We drove up to Connecticut to pick up our  5th wheel on February 27th and stopped in Maryland and New York City. We had our 5th wheel walk-thru at 9am and expected to be on the road by noon.  […]
February 6, 2020

5 Ways to Keep Your Death From Destroying Your Family

Some families collapse after the death of the patriarch or matriarch. The one that was the heart and soul of the family. While it’s nice to be that person, think about what will happen to your family after you’re gone. Your family collapses. You didn’t do your job. You didn’t […]
January 31, 2020

2020 Tour Announcement

We are super excited to announce we are going on a North American tour to promote 100% DAD. We bought the truck and 5th wheel. We’re preparing our family by selling a ton of stuff because we used to have 4000 sq ft of extra storage AKA the business office […]
January 23, 2020

Why We Sold Our Businesses

I get this question a lot and the truth is there isn’t just one reason. It was several factors that all came together at what I felt was the perfect time. To put this into perspective, this was not our first offer. We have had regular offers since 2014. Some […]
December 19, 2019

Tomorrow is not promised.

In memory of Nancy Floyd.  I’m not a fan of death. I personally would like to avoid it, but it’s a reality that we all have to face. White, black, rich, poor. Southern or Northern. We all die. Today, I’m dealing with death. Today, we bury my friend’s mom. A […]
November 18, 2019

Learning and Improving Never Stops

Constantly seek improvement. We will enjoy life more and have a more fulfilling life if we are always a student. To say that I read is an understatement. I love to read nonfiction, especially biographies and business related material. Lately, I have been reading a ton of family and parenting […]
November 18, 2019

You Are Your Own Responsibility

One thing I have always strived for in my quest for excellence and success is stability. Perhaps you can relate to this. I grew up in very unstable conditions. Eighteen different schools and never living in the same house for more than a couple of years. I lived a volatile […]
April 3, 2019

No Idleness

We are not and will not become complacent, lazy, or ignorant. No Idleness   To pick up off the hard work video from episode 5. The one thing I never want to model for my boys is idleness. Being Lazy or complacent. Because I don’t want my boys to grow […]
April 3, 2019


We avoid temptations, including infidelity, Drugs, gambling, pornography, and mismanaging the wealth we’ve been entrusted with. Temptation is always going to be out there.  This is a subject that really fascinates me because these things really really consume some people. To the point of destroying there lies and they just […]
April 3, 2019

Dads, Guns and Kids

For the anti-gun dads out there. For the gun owning dads out there. DO THIS. TEACH GUN SAFETY. No matter what. If you have guns in the house. If you think guns should be illegal. Teach you, children, firearm safety. There is nothing worse than reading a story about a […]
April 3, 2019

Humble Dad

I write this one for me. This is my thing.   Pride is my struggle. We need to constantly remind ourselves that we are, in fact, human. We (by we, I mean me) are very susceptible to becoming overconfident. I have to remember I did not achieve anything by myself. […]