Kris Fisher



We Are A Product of our Environment

We Are A Product of our Environment

It’s one of those old adages we’ve heard time and time again. And it’s one of the more accurate ones. The only problem is, sometimes we forget that we provide the environment for our children. Take a second to think about the environment you provide for your kids. I’m not talking about the one you […]

You’re Ruining It for the Rest of Us!

You’re Ruining It for the Rest of Us!

We, as parents, are fighting a never-ending battle with our kids. It only gets worse with age. Ours and theirs. Last weekend, I took our oldest, No. 2, to his spring football combine. It was held on the football field at Lakeside High School. It was in the high 30s that day with wind kicking […]

Axl Rose would be ashamed.

Axl Rose would be ashamed.

I have no patience. None. Zilch. Zero. You get the idea. I try. Boy, do I try. Patience was just never my strong suit. Oh, I’ve tried all the steps, theories and methods: Taking a break, counting to 10, alcohol. But I still don’t have the patience I’d like to have with my kids. Many […]

My Parents Had It Easy

My Parents Had It Easy

My parents had it easy… well, easier than I do, anyway. Now, I know that I have caused my parents an unnecessary headache or two. Like the time my little brother and I felt the need to smash coffee creamers all over the bathroom floor of an S&S Cafeteria on the way home from a […]

The Highest Honor of Fatherhood

The Highest Honor of Fatherhood

I experienced a wonderful self-discovery recently. I’m somewhat of a modest person, so it shocked me to find out that I am a hero. That’s right, a fearless, selfless, compassionate, danger-facing bona fide hero! At least, in my daughter’s eyes. My daughter had a school project that required her to write things about her on […]