First Born

The girl that defines #kindawesome…

It was a cold November morning, one of the first really cold days this winter. The biting wind made it seem even colder. As...

The Great Pet Sitting Debacle of 1988

Last week First Born pet sat for the first time. She was in charge of feeding the neighbor's fish. Which really meant, I was partially...

Don’t believe a word she says.

When First Born was three, her teacher asked me if we were planning a trip to Africa. The teacher said all First Born talked...

Childhood…What’s changed? Everything and Nothing. SPONSORED

Growing up, at 8:30am on a Saturday morning, you could find me sitting cross legged on the floor, wearing my favorite baseball pajamas, staring...

Arrr you going to Pirate’s Revenge Haunted House?

I'd never taken my kids to a haunted house before. First Born used to get scared reading pages of books that had dark coloring on them,...

Is a little effort too much to ask?

Over one hundred fourth grade girls stood impatiently at the starting line. It was the first cross country meet of the season. POW! When...

My Cooperstown Epiphany

Tonight’s 10 p.m. wish: that the memories my son is creating right now will last a lifetime for both of us. We are with the...

Laundry Day

Doing my kids' laundry is like a trip inside their psyche. I was doing four days worth of laundry for each of them. After the...

That’s not Candy!

It was a cold, rainy Sunday. My wife was wrapping up a weekend work marathon. My kids were driving me a bit crazy. I...

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