6. Kids and Hobbies – Do They Even Mesh?

This weekend I was outside hoping to do a little work on our garden.  I had recently built a new raised garden bed, and I was hoping to get the soil in and cucumbers planted.  We were in the backyard (me, wife, and two boys), and one would assume this would be an ideal timeContinue reading “6. Kids and Hobbies – Do They Even Mesh?”

3. Does COVID-19 and Potty Training Really Have All That Much in Common?

Covid-19.  SARS-CoV-2.  Coronavirus.  “The Virus” as our kids seem to call it.  We all use different names for what is going on at home.  Our world has been turned around in many aspects due to the current pandemic plaguing our country and other countries around the world.  You can’t turn on a TV channel, radio station, Facebook newsfeed, or blog postContinue reading “3. Does COVID-19 and Potty Training Really Have All That Much in Common?”

1. Why Am I Ok With Failing as a Dad?

Ok. Here it goes. In today’s world of social media we are constantly bombarded with how “perfect” life is.  Instagram shows the “perfect” shot from a far away destination.  Facebook encapsulates the “perfect” relationship we have with our spouse and children. TikTok shows the “perfect” dance moves (no I do not have a TikTok account). Continue reading “1. Why Am I Ok With Failing as a Dad?”