Tag Archives: life lessons

Apples and Oranges

The funny thing about business travel is …wait. Strike that. Let me begin again. (can you tell it’s been a while?) The business traveler As a parent of young children, I find myself wondering what to do with myself once … Continue reading

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Book Review: Duct Tape Parenting

So it’s been a while since I’ve written a book report.  Maybe since elementary school.  It’s still worth sharing some thoughts about my latest foray into being the best dad and husband that I can be. Most first impressions of … Continue reading

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Pillow Talk – Introspection and a (re)New(ed) Outlook

Wife and I got into it a little bit the other night when I made an offhanded comment about something I misconstrued regarding breast pumping.  I instinctively (and foolishly) attempted to justify and downplay the comment, but the words were … Continue reading

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New Addition

I’m already finding second child syndrome to be a real and inevitable phenomenon.  Witness: it has taken me just shy of a month to blog about the birth of my second child, Cecelia Rae.  When Thing 1 was born, the … Continue reading

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Five Things…

I wrote a guest post for playground dad a while back and it just went live today.  Feel free to check it out!

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Flying Solo

When we decided about four months back that le wife was going to visit her sister and our new niece in New York…alone…I was casually dismissive about the whole thing.  “Oh, sure,” I said, “Go for it!  No problem!”  I’ll … Continue reading

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Mixed Fruit or Good Cop/Bad Cop or just late night ramblings

Okay, so this post is mistitled.  I was originally going to write about the pitfalls of child comparison. Alas, that will have to wait for another time. Instead, tonight’s episode comes to you from my seat on the so-called “man … Continue reading

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