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My Little Bumblebee

Two weeks ago, my daughter received a temporary tattoo of a bumblebee on her hand while we were at fall festival.  She loved the tattoo and over the next several days, [...]

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Be a man with a (birth) plan!

Gentlemen, please don’t just stand there in a stupor.  Step up and take an active role during birthing time! When push comes to shove (pun intended) you should be there [...]

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Her first Pumpkin

My daughter painted her first pumpkin over the weekend. And I must say, she did a damn good job. She carefully touched the pumpkin to feel the texture, examined the shape [...]

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Like Father , Like Daughter

“I’m gonna watch you shine Gonna watch you grow Gonna paint a sign So you’ll always know As long as one and one is two There could never be a father Who loved [...]

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Words from the Heart

I received the letter below from a dear friend. In the era of emails and text messages, it was a pleasant surprise to get a written note from someone I know.  As started [...]

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My Favorite Teacher

Earlier this week, I found out that my favorite teacher passed away from pancreatic cancer. Although I’ve had over a hundred teachers and professors since kindergarten, [...]

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Pink Eye

I alluded to this personal hygiene disaster in a previous post, so I figured I should share the entire story. A few weeks ago, I woke up with my right eye sealed shut with a [...]

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IHOP

Eating at IHOP! My 16 month old daughter is the most precious thing in my life and I will continue to do everything I possibly can to support her dreams, remind her daily of [...]

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Stuck in the Middle

I came across a salamander in the garage over the weekend. No big deal. Although I felt the little ones wasn’t a threat or a danger to anyone, I really preferred if it [...]

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Quo Vadis?

Instead of a long blog entry , I am going to sum of the last several weeks in a few lines. I am mentally and physically exhausted. I’ve been working my butt off at work, my [...]

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