Author Archives: Ed Novick

About Ed Novick

Ed was born in Chicago, IL, USA with good health to two terrific parents, and raised in a family of faith in God and Jesus Christ in the south suburb of Midlothian, IL. He has a younger brother who is a great guy and was always a good friend (he is now a Roman Catholic priest). He attended private schools and was active in his community. He went to college at Lewis University in Romeoville, IL and graduated with an MBA. He has good friends and a loving extended family. He is married and has three children and lives in Midlothian, IL. Ed works in the Property & Casualty Insurance industry and currently markets business and personal Property & Casualty insurance. He's currently proudly serving as President of the Lewis University National Alumni Association. He doesn't take his blessings lightly and vigilantly does the best he can with the gifts and talents the good Lord blessed him with. Ed's interests include: Property & Casualty Insurance; Leadership: Web Development; Communications; Graphic Design; Personal Development; Networking; Mentoring; Coaching; Sports; Physical Fitness; Touch Football; Over-30 Baseball; Weightlifting; Fantasy Football; Lewis University National Alumni Association; Poetry; Music. For more info: LinkedIn: Blog:

The Santa Express

One Sunday evening a couple summers ago, we were out for a walk in our neighborhood. It was garbage night and some people had already put their garbage to the curb for pick up the next morning. We passed one … Continue reading

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Edconomics Lesson #2 : Have More With Les

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Pillow Talk

(5:30am this morning) Me: “But I don’t wanna go back to that place (ie. work).” Leslie: “Yeah. Let’s run away.” Ed: “Where would we go?” Leslie: “The North Pole.” Ed: “What would we do?” Leslie: “Make toys…sing Christmas carols… bake … Continue reading

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Edconomics Lesson #1 : Les Is More

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Why Toesday?

—  By Ed Novick One of my college buddies recently texted me to ask incredulously, “What the hell is Toesday??”. My response was simply “Relationship insurance”.  Of course the answer is much more complicated than that. But it captured what … Continue reading

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– by Leslie Novick Tuesday has a new name. It’s called “Toesday” at our house.  What is “Toesday?”   Hump day. TGIF. Meatless Monday and Throwback Thursday.   What about Tuesday? Has Tuesday got a chance?   The answer is … Continue reading

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Apple Pie of My Eye

I had a big disappointment the other day.  It was only overcome now with the sweetest love. This morning I was reminiscing how nice a day yesterday was. The weather was nearly ideal. Leslie and I went to the pool … Continue reading

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