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Choked Up

We took a trip last week to Wisconsin because one of my cousin’s got married. My family is incredibly special and we have so much fun when we get together. 917 more words

Allen Nuggets

My mom saved the books I wrote as a kid, and here’s another one

A couple of months back, I posted scans of the book I wrote back in first grade, saved from the ravages of time by the foresight of my mom. 238 more words


The Nerves Are Coming!

So, it’s official, I am wellllllll into the second trimester.

This baby boy will be here before we know it and we will officially be parents of two little boys under age 2. 1,312 more words

Pregnancy & Motherhood

How do Disney Princesses really affect kids’ self-esteem?

A recent study by Brigham Young University took aim at the Disney Princess line to determine exactly what kind of effects that franchise has on children. 126 more words


What Happens as a Man Becomes a Dad?

Most of my adult development has come down to a matter of expanding empathy. I did care about other people when I was younger, but everything tended to be filtered through my own experiences. 197 more words


What if Frog and Toad were more than just friends?

In my opinion, Arnold Lobell’s Frog and Toad are some of the best children’s stories of all time. They provide a simple, funny, and heartwarming look into the lives of two very close friends – or, as Lobel’s daughter Adrianne recently speculated in… 68 more words


Here’s Why it’s a Great Idea to Save Your Kids’ Art Projects

A few years ago, my mother gave me a folder she had kept since I was in first grade. This folder contained a huge number of art projects, homework assignments, and stories I had written during my elementary school years. 174 more words