Tag Archives: parenting

Reflections on Work/Life/School Balance

Note: I originally wrote this piece for a guest column on gradhacker during their parenting week, but they were full up on submissions, so it’s going on ze dadblog instead. Think work life balance is tough?  Try adding a full-time … Continue reading

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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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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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Random Observations

Age two is proving to be quite fun.  For instance: Tonight we decided to dine out instead of heading home after the park.  Since we had Izzy with us, we were relegated to the patio area.  The dog was partitioned … 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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