Monthly Archives: August 2013

Dadmissions: My Father’s Secret

It was March 16, 1990 the day after my father died. We went to the temple to meet with the rabbi who’d be officiating the funeral and my sister and I sat down in an office alongside our mom. “There’s … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: We Did It In Public.

You may say LOL or SMH but I say yippee or YPE. The wife and I crossed a new threshold of communication in the relationship today, one which could bring us closer, one which could mean more shared feelings, more … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: For My 5 Year Old On Her First Day Of Kindergarten

for my 5 yr old on her first day of kindergarten: may your recess be long may your lunchline be short may your pizza be rectangle may your snack be square (cheez-its) may you always make it to the bathroom … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: An Alphabet Of Life Lessons

Everything fits better in a list. I make lists. I alphabetize my lists. Here are life lessons I need to teach my kids in a list… Abercrombie and Fitch clothes should fit people of “all” sizes Boxers vs Briefs is … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: this is how I met my wife

Originally posted on Pete Wilgoren:
It was a Fall day in New England and I was strutting down Commonwealth Avenue in Boston like I owned the place. It was 1993. I was a freshman at Boston University with big hair…

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Dadmissions: Holy Crap I’m Pregnant!

The following story is inspired by actual events..except the pregnancy part because that would just be weird … I took my kids to the Color Me Mine pottery place and it became crystal clear. Out of 35,000 items there to … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: My Super Secret Fantasy

In my fantasy, the folks behind Fun-Dip team up with the folks behind Starbucks… sorry. no kids allowed. this is for moms and dads and busy adults everywhere. find me on Facebook at DadmissionsTheBook

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Dadmissions: The Road Trip

Please note: The following events are all real, except if you are our parents, and then the following events were grossly exaggerated just for conversation sake.. It was a week in my life that I will never forget and I … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: The Jewish Guy At Mass

When people ask about religion I’d like to make a box for “it’s complicated”. I’m Jewish. My wife is Catholic. I have big questions about whether god exists. She’s certain god does. Maybe that’s why we’re such a good match. … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: 7 Lines Of Texting

It was seven lines of texting that cut to the core of where my wife and I are right now in the course of our relationship. She works days and leaves early in the morning. I work nights and leave … Continue reading

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