October 14th, 2015

But Daddy Why Episode 1: Origins of Daylight Saving Time and Wednesday’s Weird Spelling

In this the pilot episode of “But Daddy Why?”, Pat and Eric dig in and do the research to tell you the origin stories of Daylight Saving Time and Wednesday’s funny spelling.

September 17th, 2015

You Can’t Do Your Kid’s Push-Ups

I want to tread into the realm of teaching kids to be strong. I am a father of two young boys who I want to grow up to be strong men. I want my boys to be emotionally, mentally, and physically strong. It is difficult to teach this however. Math, science, language, and history — [Read More…]

September 4th, 2015

My Kid Loves Guns, and I Don’t

I am in a bit of a pickle,  my youngest loves guns, and I don’t.  It is not quite as easy as all that, nothing ever is. It is not that I don’t like guns so much as I am very concerned about what people do with them.   As I kid I remember going [Read More…]

April 18th, 2015

The Round Up: 4-17-2015

I share a lot of stuff all week long,  You may have missed the good stuff so here is a quick recap of my shares from the last week:

November 17th, 2007

Are Dads Really Parents?

It seems a silly question to ask, but sometimes I wonder. I was at my children’s pediatrician’s office and I picked up a copy of Scholastic’s Parent & Child Magazine. It was the June/July 2007 issue, and on the inside cover it had a full page Subaru ad with a maze that teachers could copy [Read More…]