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If you have gone to the “Is There Really a Jack?” page on my web site and seen the picture above, you should know that there’s more to the story. As you can see from the picture, this boat had …

More childhood memories… Read More »

Life is made up of defining moments; it’s up to us to extract the wisdom from those moments. I’m reminded of a time when I was in seventh grade and was running for class president. I did all the usual …

Defining Moments… Read More »

A short while ago a friend of mine reminded me that it was national “pay it forward day.” Although there are a large number of people who know what this means, there are a much larger number that have no …

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When I was ten years old my cousin Brian and I bought a 1950 Chevy (for $40.00, I might add). We needed pillows to allow us to see over the dashboard and we taped blocks of wood on the clutch, …

Cape Cod, I can’t think of a better place to grow up… Read More »

A while ago I had a rather vivid dream, it said I was to write a book and it was to be called “What’s in a Handshake.” That dream was over a year ago; since that time, I have been …

“What’s in a Handshake?” Read More »

When I was a boy in Wellfleet, Cape Cod, MA, I would go into the breadbox and gather the stale bread, walk across the street, enter a small pine grove, and place breadcrumbs in my hand. After a while the …

Learning to love with an open hand… Read More »

It’s so great to see all of your smiling faces, new and old. Have you ever asked yourself, what makes Cape Cod so special? I think you will all agree the Cape is a magical place, but what is that …

Happy Fourth Everyone… Read More »

The Dandelion.. casting her seeds of growth… Some people say, if you reveal your wishes, they won’t come true. I on the other hand, believe just the opposite. Wishes and/or ideas are like seeds, if you leave them in the …

Jack’s Wish… Read More »

Like most of you, I can hardly wait for those warm summer days to begin. I am already getting emails from customers new and old, making sure they will be able to get the equipment they want when they arrive …

Summer is just around the corner. Read More »

OK… Since I started this blog, I haven’t had much time to input many of my thoughts. I hope that will change as the summer comes to a close. These last few days of rain has me thinking of all …

Having a better connection with my customers. Read More »