Monthly Archives: November 2012

Dadmissions: Lunch and Learn

For the past few weeks I’ve been passing a homeless man at the off ramp I take to get to work. He is an older guy maybe in his 60’s, although sometimes it is hard to tell the age and … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: Enter Sandman

My kids and I saw Rise Of The Guardians this weekend filled with Santa, the Easter Bunny, The Tooth Fairy, and surprise surprise, The Sandman.  I’ve never seen him until now but he’s a little, pudgy, golden looking guy who … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: The Parents’ Oath

Kids, we promise not to lick our thumbs and clean things off your face with our dirty hankies. We promise not to wear Speedos. Ever. We promise never to intentionally embarrass you in the carpool or in front of your … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: Love Is A Battlefield

There I was dreaming of G-L-O-R-I-A and all I could think of was the number for Jenny… 8-6-7-5-3-0-9.   She was Jessie’s girl and I always tortured myself thinking, “Why can’t I get a woman like that”?  Now, I know … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: The Bat Mitzvanera

Deck the halls with matzah balls Fa la la la la la la la la… In a nutshell, that’s what is like being in a home with mixed religions and mixed cultures. It is a constant blending of traditions and … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: My Phone Call With Dame Elizabeth

You never know who’s going to be on the other end when you pick up the phone. I’m a news guy by trade when I’m not trading parenting war stories. One day at CBS in Los Angeles I picked up … Continue reading

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Dadmissions on Line Cutters!

The last stop of the day was Jo-Ann fabrics. We didn’t WANT to endure the drama of standing in line while people painstakingly picked out one yard of 75 different designs for their holiday creations but we needed to. They … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: The Thanksgiving Drive

When I was a kid, my family never really traveled for Thanksgiving. But the one drive my mom and I would make was Thanksgiving morning when we would drive and drive looking for an open Dunkin Donuts to share a … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: Ten Step Stuffing

Stuffing is my thing. I love it. I eat it. I can make it. But it MAY not be exactly the way you’re used to. I watch a lot of TV Food Network but never for the recipes so everything … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: A Husband’s Confession

An open letter to the women of America. Dear women of America: Most men are idiots. Me included. I admit it. I know my wife is being pulled in fifty different directions but still I sit there trying to pull … Continue reading

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