The World as Your Playground

The World as Your Playground

It never ceases to amaze me how many people throw away their lives in cyber playgrounds and ignore the world around them. I have noticed that several of my friends prefer to pretend their lives away instead of actually living them. Some friends give up valuable time...
From Alien to Little Drunk Person

From Alien to Little Drunk Person

I am not sure what is up with my friends, they always have the most colorful terms to describe children. One of my friends, Brigham, describes them as aliens. A co­worker of mine describes them as little drunk people. I don’t think there could be more truth to these...
Why do you have kids?

Why do you have kids?

Why Do YOU have children? To many people this may be a strange question.  It may be strange but it is the question that people answer without thinking about it. Some people have children as a need to populate the earth, other people have children to pass on their...
The Saddest Statistic

The Saddest Statistic

I came across a lot of interesting statistics when I was researching for this site.  There are a lot of scary statistics out there.  However, as a father nothing is more heartbreaking and sad as the statistic that says 54% of 4-6 year olds would rather watch TV than...
Marina’s First Day Of Dance

Marina’s First Day Of Dance

One of the things I find most exciting about being a father is the opportunities that I can provide for Marina.  During my high school and college years I was involved in dance.  Dance was a lot of fun and in a way it helped give me a little confidence when it came to...