I am 31 years old, married to Amy and have three kids Cana and Jackson and Malina. I am an insurance producer with Gillespie Insurance Services in Redlands California. I enjoy the outdoors, mountain biking, Hikeing, Surfing and mostly spending time with my family. I am interested in life and what makes people tick.
chipneal has written 69 posts for Chip Neal

5 Things I’m Into Right Now!

These are the things that i am really into right now! 1. Toms – Most comfortable shoes I have ever worn and they give a pair away for every pair purchased! 2. BLT – Yes the sandwich! They are just so good! 3. Mountain Biking – Can’t get enough. I love the whole experience! 4. … Continue reading

Thoughts on Blogging

I am going to start blogging again. It is a good way for me to process the things I am experiencing and I would like to put it all out there. I am not however going to let anyone know that I am blogging again. I suppose I will at some point, but for now it’s … Continue reading

Top 5 things I love about American Idol Tryouts!

1. People having no clue about their talent or identity 2. People that think they are more awesome than they are 3. People that have crushes on the judges 4. People that incorporate a talent into their audition like dancing or clucking like a chicken or wearing a mascot outfit! 5. People that curse at … Continue reading


So it has been a while since I have posted a blog! part of that is becuase I have been rather sick and the other part is that I just haven’t known what to say…… It seems that sometimes our fallen world doesn’t make sence! Not just for me but for so many that are … Continue reading

“I wonder what the poor people are doing?”

So I was hunting a few months back with my buddy Brad (Brad Remfrey is such an amazing guy! He is one of the best and most loyal friends in the world!) and we were up on top of a mountain looking out at the valley below, when he said somehting to me that I … Continue reading

The best thing that has ever happened to me!

So I had a really good day today! It was fairly uneventful, but I am starting to feel better. I have also started to work through some stuff emotionally and mentally the past few days. I think I just need to be honest with myself that I am sort of worn out! This past couple … Continue reading

Update on my health!

First off – let me just express my overwhelming thanks to all of you that have offered your encouragement , prayers and support! It really does mean so much to Amy and I. This has been a little overwhelming for us – or maybe just me, but your support has really meant a lot to me! This … Continue reading

So – I guess I’m a diabetic!

So yesterday I was diagnosed with diabetes. I am going to be writing about this process because I feel like it is good to be open journal about my experience with this disease and I also want to open this door of my life to all of you that may read. I will be posting … Continue reading

Chip’s Top 10 Favorite Things to do!

Here are my 10 most favorite things to do! 1. Hang out with Amy (not just saying this for sex – I really mean it!) 2. Play with my Kids – Cana and Jackson 3. Hunt/Fish 4. Hang out in my Garage 5. Watch TV Shows 6. Paint 7. Surf 8. Leadership/Speaking 9. Mountain Bike … Continue reading

Products that work for Dried Hands and Feet!

So every Summer the same thing happens to me and for some reason it catches me off guard. I am always plagued by extremely dry feet. Dry feet to the point that my heels crack and it becomes really painful. This year my hands got extremely dry as well. My wife Amy informed me last year that my feet … Continue reading