"Anxiety in a man's heart weighs him down, but a good word makes him glad." -Proverbs 12:25

"Anxiety in a man's heart weighs him down, but a good word makes him glad." -Proverbs 12:25
Midnight Blue (1963): Jazz guitarist Kenny Burrell featuring Stanley Turrentine on tenor saxophone, Major Holley on double bass, Bill English on drums and Ray Barretto on conga. Midnight Blue is one of Burrell’s best-known works for Blue Note Records. In 2005, NPR included the album in its "Basic Jazz Library", describing it as "one of the great jazzy blues records".

He said, She said...

"You are not designed for everyone to like you - Wise Man Phil

FRAGILE: Sting, Yo Yo Ma, Dominic Miller & Chris Botti


FAQ: a document, in question and answer format, that introduces newcomers to a topic, as in an Internet newsgroup. Origin: 1985–90; f(requently) a(sked) q(uestions).

How did you come up with the name?
The blog is named after my daughter Reese Olivia Christine...she is the r0c in

Who designed the logo?
The logo was designed by Adam Kiger (Spartan Yard) and myself. The baby foot in the middle of the "O" is Reese's foot print (shrunk down) from her birth certificate.

Why did you choose the colors green, brown, & pink in your logo?
They are the same colors in Reese's favorite blanket.

Why do you have so many kids?
There "wasn't" any drug testing involved.

Why do you spend so much time with your kids?
There "isn't" any drug testing involved.

How does your wife manage all of the chaos?
She is undeniably one of the most unselfish people I have ever met. The only thing that is important to her (other than her Faith in God) is her family. She manages everything and the fact that there isn't any drug testing is a huge advantage :)

Do you have a favorite child?
Absolutely not, but I do have a website named after one little Reese Olivia Christine. She is the ultimate Daddy's little girl.

When will Daddy's little girl be able to date? me on this one. Never means never. 

What is your favorite quote? 
My favorite quote is one that was shared with me by one of my best friends Steve Iannarino. When my daughter starts dating I will tell each "boy", and I quote, "What ever you do to her I'm going to do to you... enjoy yourselves tonight kids"