What happens when a fight leaves the living room or the bedroom via Twitter or Facebook? How are that couple’s followers and friends supposed to take it? How do they react? And does it leave behind any lasting effect?
My wife drives almost everywhere we go as a family. Most men wouldn’t want that, but I’m ok with it. Her car is nicer and larger than mine, so by default it is the family truckster. My car, by the way, is 10 years old and was once my wife’s. It’s paid for and I [...]
Today is Flag Day. It’s also my 15th wedding anniversary. On a hot June day in 1996, my wife Eliete did me the biggest favor anyone has ever done for me: she said I do. It’s amazing how someone can really make you a better person and truly be a partner for your entire life. [...]
As a busy Dad, sometimes things can be overwhelming. Talk to my wife of 15 years and she’ll tell you being home with two kids under 4 is overwhelming every day. And she’d be right. Still, despite having all the respect in the world for my wife as both a woman and a mother, there [...]
In case you didn’t know this, my wife is a blogger that contributes to the Curvy Girl Guide. She’s written about things in the past about our family — and even grooming habits – that I prefer to remain anonymous on, however her upcoming post on Wednesday covers a subject that deserves some discussion on [...]
I’ve been away from the blog for a while, but now after starting a new job and moving across country, it’s time to fire up the posts and get back to what I love: writing about being a Dad.
Yesterday I got an email from my wife: “OMG!OMG!OMG! SQUEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!” What could elicit such a response? As I scrolled down to the body of the email I noticed that it’s a promotion for a Hall & Oates show at the Beacon theater in New York. My response: “Didn’t we see them last year in Brooklyn [...]
Finding the right home, and submitting a winning bid, aren’t a “sure thing” even in this buyer’s market.
The Wall Street Journal has an article today written by Jeff D. Opdyke about parenting, specifically the challenge he and his wife face when spending time equally with his kids. It’s a good read and I can totally get where he’s coming from. We have two kids, a six-year-old and a three-year-old (nearly four) and [...]
How did we end up deciding to move from beautiful and sunny Southern California to the geographical center of the United States? Well, the answer is complex but I’ll try and share with you some of the reasoning and the crux of it here.