Last night was awesome! I started off the festivities by stopping at a costume shop on the way home, where I picked up some werewolf masks for me and the girlfriend. What I didn’t do is tell her when I would be home… where she was with Natalia and our Puppy. After I confirmed where … More Trick or Treat… Smell my Feet…
Was fun to carve some pumpkins as a family for the first time. My girlfriend is still working away on hers and will post pictures as soon as she is done of all our pumpkins together! I didn’t really consider the difficulty of this design I chose, Venom, until I was a few hours in … More Dad’s Pumpkin
Unfortunately, all crime scene photos were lost, only thing that is left is one of the two culprits. So, after last night’s events aka The Dance Party… We ended up doing some pumpkin carving until we couldn’t keep our eyes open any longer… We put away all the carving tools to prevent curious hands from … More The Case of the Permanent Marker
Natalia’s PreK class went on a field trip… her first… is she that old already? Where she was able to pet some goats and even pick her OWN pumpkin. This was a huge deal!! Because the second my girlfriend picked her up… she exclaimed, “MOM LOOK AT MY PUMPKIN!!!” Even though she had gone already … More First Field Trip!
Gotta get back to the dance party. Maybe we will carve some pumpkins who knows!?
Before you start reading this, erase any notion that you may or may not have about the roles of ‘Father’ and ‘Mother’ in a household when it comes to your kid’s development. Blank Slate? I am sure there are numerous studies out there, but I came across one that was … More A Father’s Role
You’ve heard the saying, “A dog is a man’s best friend,” well, “ANY dog is Natalia’s best friend.” When it comes to puppies… Natalia is like a laser-guided missile… she locks on the second she sees one and shouts “PUPPY!!!” Even the big ones… This is hilarious because when she sees a smaller breed of … More A Girl and Her Puppy
This past weekend almost did me in, girlfriend has been extremely sick since last Thursday, Natalia was just getting over her sickness, the dog is in heat… Felt like everything was all over the place. The biggest struggle though was Natalia not listening to anything I said. Example: Her: I want some Milk Me: Sure, … More Toddler not Listening? Game-CHANGING Tip
Tie a freaking Tie Today’s work culture is EXTREMELY casual when it comes to proper work attire or what is even considered OK. Even today I saw someone wearing a Kilt to work… I don’t have anything against them wearing one, but 20 years ago would that have been acceptable attire? I typically wear shorts… … More Top 5 Skills Every Dad Should Have:
We ventured out to one of those Spirit stores that pop up around Halloween in various locations packed full of supplies and costumes. I think I was more excited than my girlfriend because I wanted to have Natalia try on all the various masks in the store. It took a while for us to settle … More Halloween Dressup and The DECISION