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Not Saying Every Thing
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Not Saying Every Thing

Still learning how to be decent, how to hold back to make the future and present tense better so that nothing gets lost.

Looking Foolish to the Crowd — A Life Lesson Under the Hood
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Looking Foolish to the Crowd — A Life Lesson Under the Hood

There was a Chinese symbol, written haphazardly in black ink, encased inside a cheaply made, 6×9 black plastic frame. It was one of my few prized possessions, so it came with me to Philly and hung bedside in my first two apartments and later, it made the trip to my […]

8 Things You Need to Know About Raising Tweens
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8 Things You Need to Know About Raising Tweens

The internet and the calendar both tell me I’ve got one, so here are 8 things you need to know about raising a tween.

What Time Is The Best Time for Bedtime?
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What Time Is The Best Time for Bedtime?

I was a participant in the Life of Dad #BedtimeBattle Twitter party last week for the Elo Pillow, a clever storytelling head pillow designed for young kids, to help keep them snug (emphasis on the words keep them) in their own bed while Clifford, Owl Moon, Curious George and other […]

5 Ways to Counteract the Baby Proofing of Modern Childhood
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5 Ways to Counteract the Baby Proofing of Modern Childhood

It was called husky back then, but I was what I was: a fat boy who rarely saw the sun. Years before websites, blogs, and vanity url’s would become actual things, the furnished basement of my parents suburban home was my domain. And a Nintendo gaming system with a protruding […]

Three Reasons You SHOULD Find Out The Sex of the Baby
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Three Reasons You SHOULD Find Out The Sex of the Baby

Another week, another “dad” stepping on mom’s pregnant toes. So there’s this New England guy, Aaron Gouveia of “The Daddy Files,” who seems to “think” it’s a man’s job to actively participate in the decision-making usually reserved for a pregnant woman, decisions like naming the baby, circumcising the baby, breastfeeding […]

Having Daughters Means It Only Gets Better
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Having Daughters Means It Only Gets Better

[Big thanks to The Huffington Post for running this piece and for the sweet shout out from A Mighty Girl.] First it’s this… “Oh man, you’re having a girl? Dude, you’re in trouble!” And then it’s all of this… “Oh, wait until they are crawling!” “Oh, wait until they are […]

The 7 Things I Stopped Worrying About As A Parent
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The 7 Things I Stopped Worrying About As A Parent

I’ve been at this parenting game for a while now. Not as long as my wise sage of a dear pal, Jim Higley, mind you, but long enough to have accumulated quite a bit of dirt beneath my parental fingernails, which have been painted numerous times and in a variety […]

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