Monthly Archives: January 2014

Dadmissions: My Last Name

I’m a creature of habit. I like my coffee in the morning. I like my comfortable jeans. I like to wear the same couple of T-shirts every weekend. I go to the same line in the supermarket with the same … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: The Hamster

The kids told me last week that their after school program had a wishing tree and they had picked a freakin “hamster” tag off the tree so we had to give a hamster to the class. So we bought a … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: The Coughing Epidemic

My third grader gets tickets in class as a reward system which she can cash in for erasers and stickers and stuff like that which will end up on the car, on the floor, in the backpack, or in the … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: The Hospital

I got in the car and made the long drive north not sure what I’d see on the other end. It had been three days since they found my uncle unresponsive and in “code” which is medical jargon for in … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: All Those Top 10 Lists

It’s fine if you have a message to share nowadays but if the message doesn’t fit into a countdown or top ten list then you’ve got nothing. This is the era of the list. Your message can get liked and … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: The Whoopie Cushion

so I knew the kids were plotting against me… they hatched a plan to try and get me to sit down on a homemade balloon whoopie cushion so I played along like I didn’t know… the six year old and … Continue reading

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Dadmissions: On Dieting

Dieting has been with me my entire life. I don’t need New Years or resolutions or a bombardment of ads on TV and radio to convince me I need to lose weight. I’ve been down this road before. Maybe you … Continue reading

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