Criticism Destroys Fatherhood

I notice every year that Father’s Day never receives the same attention that Mother’s Day does. There is an age old stereotype that suggests mother’s do more for their children than their Fathers do. Well, I have a bone to pick with that. This stereotype has never been more false…

I don’t feel guilty!

Today while dropping my kindergartener off at school, I surrendered to the television in our van. I’ve been trying to stay away from electronic devices as much as possible for the kids and trying to get them to play with toys, outside or just listen to music in the car.…

The Greatest Gift

It was the night before my birthday and we were all gathered around in the living room winding down the day and starting our bedtime routines. Beginning with the youngest and working our way up the line with snuggles in the rocking chair, stories, 3 songs, hugs and kisses. Our…

Brutal Goodbyes

You’ve finally managed to live under separate roofs. Immediate assets are mostly divided and you have your space. Now it’s time for the first exchange of your child(ren). You try to talk to your child and explain what is going to happen. You explain dropping off and picking up, phone…