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Anxiety doesn't take a vacation

We are on our way back, my husband and I, from a brief vacation without kids.  It was amazing.  We went to a tropical island after dropping the kids off at grandma and grandpa’s, and proceeded to spend 4 days in paradise.  791 more words


Newly Added to List of Swear Words: Can' t

I’ve decided to add a word to the list of swear words in our house:  Can’t. My six-year-old was invited to a rollerskating parting, and it what his first time wearing wheels on his feet. 256 more words


My Beginning

A baby girl is coming.

Our firstborn.

We’re five months deep into a pregnancy that has thankfully seen more ups than downs. As my wife enters a new school year as a teacher, fully and unquestionably pregnant, I know there will be some challenging times ahead. 383 more words


Do your kids need a prescription to play?

In an updated study about children and play from the American Academy of Pediatrics, doctors are urging parents to have their children, especially young children, play more because of the lessons that play teaches them. 889 more words


My father

My father is a professional photographer so I have lots of pictures of myself when I was a child. In most of them I am alone, a few with my mother and a few with him. 366 more words


Father's Day

This was a short presentation I gave in our local congregation for Father’s Day 2018.

I’m so glad we have a special day to honor father. 714 more words


Journey 9 of 52

Good morning everyone! I know I just posted yesterday, but that is the wonderful thing about reaching a new “month marker”: 2 posts in one week. 1,658 more words