Kids

We’re Being Watched!

We’re Being Watched!

My youngest son, No. 4, said the most awesome thing to me today: “Daddy, can we go running together soon?” The kid is 6. You don’t hear “Can we go running?” from 6-year-olds. It’s usually “Will you play this-or-that with me?” or “Will you color with me?” or “Can we have ice cream for dinner?” […]

Playing Second Fiddle Ain’t All That Bad

Playing Second Fiddle Ain’t All That Bad

My family got a surprise visit recently. It happened two Sundays ago. It was my daughter’s birthday. I’m enjoying the opening series of what would end up being a harsh Falcons loss to the Bengals… *Bing* My wife’s text alert goes off. “Uhhhhhhhhh,” she says. I bite. “What?” She continues, “Bio Dad is in Georgia. […]

Keep Calm and Parent On

Keep Calm and Parent On

So a really cool thing happened last week. I yelled at my son. That wasn’t the cool thing. The cool stuff came after the yelling. I’ll explain… My schedule and that of my oldest son, No. 2, conflict greatly. He’s at school all day when I am mostly home doing very important things, totally not […]