Monthly Archives: March 2013

Dadmissions: The Craft Store

The following is based on a true story: Stuck in the craft store with my wife Losing precious moments of my life Missing in a maze of yarn and thread Wondering if I’d be better off dead Ok I’m kidding.. … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: The Tough Lesson About Teasing

My daughter always has such a good heart. She is always collecting money for one charity or another. She is always trying to do something helpful. She is always such a good friend to others. Until the one day she … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: the TOP chef

Dear famous TV chefs- Every time I make successful toast for the kids I think of you. No I don’t toast to you. I think of you when I make toast. Because that is REAL world with parents and kids … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: Her Name Is Grace

Her name is Grace and she was born in March 1932. She talks up a storm and lives alone and loves to watch TV news. That’s how I first spoke with Grace. For years, she wanted to know the true … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: The Shower

Holy crap. The girls finally finished their bath so I jumped in the shower. After a long weekend, what parent doesn’t deserve two minutes of alone time. Two minutes. Try two seconds. Two seconds after my shower began, just when … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: The Touch-Ups

The windows outside the girls’ room are worn and chipped and I’ve been thinking about doing touch ups for weeks. Today was the day. So I finally went to the garage and got the beige paint. I finally went and … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: The Sacrifice

We all do what we need to do to get by. In my case I work nights. I’m grateful to have a job at a time when so many people don’t. That job like every job comes with sacrifices. So … Continue reading

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