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The Damn Shoes

A prose poem about parenting.

Nothing has humbled me as much as becoming a father. Not my deficiencies as a husband when I see my selfishness firsthand. 257 more words


First day at the park, it's beginning to feel like Spring

For the first time in forever, the weather and lack of snow allowed us a trip to the park. Yes, it’s April 2 and it’s the  378 more words


The TOUGHEST time of day is...?

What time of day do you think of when you hear, “What is the toughest/worst time of day?”

If you think I’m talking about the middle-of-the-night scream sessions by G-Man or the (sometimes) 5:40am knocks on the wall from Unit, you’re one-hundred percent incorrect. 454 more words


Finding Jake by Bryan Reardon

Life is kind of like that, picking the memories you want to frame. We all have an idea of how it should be, all smiles and swing sets.

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Pros and cons of being an at-home parent

I’m surprised that confetti and Skittles didn’t fall from the sky seeing how I’m the one millionth person to put this idea into their blog, but I’m going to do it anyway. 1,068 more words


Noises in the night

Last night, or should I say very early this morning, there were some rumblings from G-Unit’s bedroom, and by rumblings, I mean crying. The first time, at 12:30am required me to go in there and rock him back to sleep. 678 more words


Music & Movement at the library; eating while sleeping

For the second week in a row, we headed to our local library, which kicks butt, for Wednesday’s “Music & Movement” class. It’s a music enriched program consisting of a before and after stretching routine. 573 more words