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To Grandmother's House We (Eventually) Go

To Grandmother's House We (Eventually) Go

01. 8.2015
Two days after Christmas, my wife, Lauren, and I did something we never do: We packed up the car during the holidays and hit the road....
15 Things That Need to End in 2015

15 Things That Need to End in 2015

01. 8.2015
We all talk about how much we want to change in the new year, but things usually end up pretty much the same as in years past. But there...
Dear Father Who Shook His Baby

Dear Father Who Shook His Baby

01. 8.2015
Why did you do it? I know your son was probably crying and crying and crying, because that's just what babies do at this age. Why didn't...
5 Things No One Tells You About Being a Parent

5 Things No One Tells You About Being a Parent

01. 8.2015
When we have children, we know that we'll be parents for life, but what we don't realize is that you're on call 24/7 and that never ends....
The Play-Doh Penis Parts. The Gall. The Outrage.

The Play-Doh Penis Parts. The Gall. The Outrage.

01. 6.2015
How in the hell do we talk to our sons about penises before they're 21 if they keep getting these? "Dad, why did you take that from me,...
What's It Like To Be Your Son Or Daughter?

What's It Like To Be Your Son Or Daughter?

01. 5.2015
Think about the relationship you have with your children. More importantly, consider what your children think about that relationship....
21st Century Parenthood: Newborns Are Useless, and Other Musings

21st Century Parenthood: Newborns Are Useless, and Other Musings

12.31.2014
I am writing this exactly 35 days, 4 hours and 51 minutes into my life as a father. I can attest to the experience being grand and challenging....
11 Parenting Resolutions Worth Keeping In 2015

11 Parenting Resolutions Worth Keeping In 2015

12.31.2014
Pick something that's merely annoying and decide to let it go. As long as it isn't causing bodily harm or grossing out the general public,...
5 Reasons Winter Break Needs to End

5 Reasons Winter Break Needs to End

12.30.2014
Don't get me wrong; I love my children and countless millions of parents love theirs as well. But our collective cup hath runneth over....
Raising Today's Kids and the Elephant in the Room

Raising Today's Kids and the Elephant in the Room

12.30.2014
Kids are front and center in our minds. Anything less is politically incorrect. Children have actually become the new "scorecard" for our...
5 Easy Resolutions Every Parent Can Make

5 Easy Resolutions Every Parent Can Make

12.30.2014
It is up to us, as parents, to raise children who will respect authority, tell the truth and be kind to others. Here are some simple tools...
Turning a Rough Year Into a Happy Ending

Turning a Rough Year Into a Happy Ending

12.30.2014
I guess what I realized is that no one year stands alone. Somehow they all weave together to create something truly spectacular. So while...
What My Weekend As A Solo Parent Taught Me

What My Weekend As A Solo Parent Taught Me

12.29.2014
When my wife comes back home, rested after a weekend by the pool at a Four Seasons Hotel, she grabs the kids excitedly, and thanks me for...
How Santa Claus And I Became Text Buddies

How Santa Claus And I Became Text Buddies

12.22.2014
My parents used to just tell me that Santa was watching, and I'd look at the celling, and assume there was some ominous eye viewing my...