Nothing, absolutely nothing beats coming home to an excited child so happy to see their Daddy. Life doesnt get any better than this. No money, no possessions nothing trumps that. Everyday I am humbled by the position that I find myself in and everyday I feel that I am better able to deal with the … Continue reading Home to a rapturous welcome
An adventure in the A&E department for all the family.
One good thing to make you less focused on your self is an infant. It's like living with someone constantly drunk with a dash of high. My God, my life is tossed and turned every which way by this three year old demon on wheels. But, hey it can be quiet funny too. Respect to … Continue reading Looney infant
If I think to how I have approached the parenting of my youngest child (41 when born) to the first guy (23 when born). The approach is miles apart. Its like two different people, and in a lot of ways they are. When you are 23 you are immortal, everything is still possible and life … Continue reading Partner in crime
The first day of preschool beckoned. A wondrous time for a young eager mind. The possibilities that awaited. Bated breath and butterflies abound. Then in the afternoon as a reward for the little guy was a flu shot. Tis the season and all that. In the nurses' office, a temperature spike of nearly 39. Lethargy … Continue reading Sleep is overrated anyway
Is obsession a bad thing? Depending on the context, depending on the subject matter. I love music, I mean L.O.V.E it Nat King Cole style. Not just the silky smooth sounds that hang pleasantly in the air, but the whole package. I love reading about it, love collecting it in its many guises, I love … Continue reading Obsession
It would be fair to say that I dont like my Mother in law. Nearly a year past since we spoke due to her outbursts toward me, my wife and my own family. To be fair to her, it is apparent that she has an undiagnosed mental health issue that propels her to the peak … Continue reading Lets get Real and Pray forth I beseech thee.
If your reading this, then you will probably know along with anxiousness and such, that insomnia seems to follow you around like a needy puppy. Indeed after setting up this blog for the first time last night, a night of restlessness soon followed with the thoughts of the day and even the following day (today) … Continue reading The nightless sleep or sleepless night
Commencement or once upon a time for those with a mind awash with colour. Well, I had to start somewhere and I thought like the sound of music that the beginning would be a very good place to start. But, the beginning of what. Well, the beginning of me really wanting to see the world … Continue reading Commencement is a very formal word.