The American Difference – Freedom

The American Difference – Freedom

Visiting foreign nations is always interesting, especially experiencing what is different from home.  This past summer, I had the opportunity to chaperone a student exchange in Berlin, Germany, and I noticed several major differences between European countries and our...
Teaching Patriots

Teaching Patriots

Many patriots, I believe, are United States History buffs.  We spend our time reading about the Founding Fathers, the Constitution, and varying interpretations of the “supreme law of the land”.  And we argue incessantly about nit-picky points of legal precedents set...
Teaching

Teaching

As we kick off a new year, we're also sending our kids back to school after the break.  It's a great time to share more of my story with you, the part about teaching.  It has been full of surprises, and I can't wait to tell you about it. To start, I was...

New Info on Tax Prepay in North Texas

Since the new tax bill’s passage in Washington, people are curious as to what effect this will make on their property taxes here in North Texas, now and going forward.  Here’s a new story regarding prepayment of taxes in local areas: Prepaying Property...

Stories of Christmas Past

I was thinking about Christmas this week, and about how commercial it has become, and then I remembered one Christmas from my childhood when I learned what the joy of the season was really about: I was nine years old and so excited for Santa Claus to visit our house...

I’m Running for Tarrant County Tax Assessor-Collector

Dear Tarrant County Friends and Neighbors, After much thought, prayer, and confirmation with my family, I am running to fill the unexpired term for the Tarrant County Tax Assessor-Collector. I am a lifelong Republican and grew up in a family with service as a...

Golf Tournament

Join us for our first golf tournament and fund raiser. You can sign up to play or help sponsor using the form...

Support Our Police Officers

These are dark days in America, and around the globe. Here at home, police officers are being targeted for assassination while elsewhere, crowds of innocents are also being chosen for mass killings. This darkness seems to be advancing, drowning out the twinkling...