“Are you good at counting?”

1, 2, 3, 4, 5…. I swear it’s part of my DNA. I didn’t ask  for it. I was addicted to it. I also know it’s not just me. You might be guilty of it too.  You may still do it. Counting. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5…. Believe me, I should be the last one talking about mathematics.  AskContinue reading ““Are you good at counting?””

“Snoring can cause all sorts of marital trauma.”

Disclaimer: The title has nothing to do with Anne or myself as neither one of us snore. Now that I’ve defused that potential bomb. The title is a quote that came up on my twitter feed yesterday and made me both laugh and think a bit deeper about a subject that most people enjoy… Sleep.Continue reading ““Snoring can cause all sorts of marital trauma.””

“Get some espresso and wake up.”

About Midnight, I was finally ready to go to sleep. Then it happened. (dramatic pause) An event that is all too familiar for parents. From the moment our children are born, an event takes place, frequently, that will interrupt sleep and delay your planned slumber for at least 20 minutes wondering if “the event” willContinue reading ““Get some espresso and wake up.””

Like a boss

These three words haunt my home. “…like a boss” Why? Because my 9-year-old son attaches these words to everything he does. “I just played Minecraft…like a boss” “I just dominated dad in Halo…like a boss” “I’m gonna go shoot my BB gun…like a boss” (after shooting a target) “you see that dad…like a boss” HeContinue reading “Like a boss”