Monthly Archives: February 2014

Nerd Parenting

During those relaxing hours (hour) right after the children go to bed, and you go to bed is that precious time to reflect on the days events… I use it to think of what I could have done better, and … Continue reading

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Lullaby Mountain

Singing to the children as they fall to sleep: A gentle breeze from Hushabye Mountain Softly blows o'er lullaby bay. It fills the sails of boats that are waiting– Waiting to sail your worries away. It isn't far to Hushabye … Continue reading

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A Hope for Tomorrow

Today, is the kind of day that makes you say: Tomorrow, has hope; Tomorrow is where dreams either come true, or they don't. But, Tomorrow, I'm me.  Today I am too. (Which is all I have to be) and Each … Continue reading

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He Will Rock You

There's a movie called "With Honors"  I don't remember a lot about it, but in that movie there is an older man who, in all the special moments of his life, collects a stone so that he might have a … Continue reading

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Funny Things

I appreciate humor, and the children do too. This Video had us rolling on the floor laughing as we admired both the creativity, and empathetically put ourselves in the same situation.  

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I Only Want a Miracle

I have noticed soething, in my secret prayers… When I want something, I generally want it to come in the form of a Miracle.   "Please bless that a bike will magically appear."  Is how a child might pray, and … Continue reading

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Happy Valentines Day!

It's Valentines Day!!! Today is a day to celebrate love!  To celebrate that you aren't single!  It is also a day to teach the children a lesson in hope. It's a common trend to feel sorry for yourself on a … Continue reading

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The Every Little Moment

Nights as a single Father are often filled with Chaos.  Big events like gymnastics or scouts take up most of our time, we sneak in dinner at the table with a timer running in the distance and race endlessly to … Continue reading

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Somewhere It’s Snowing

But not here. As I woke up to the light coming earlier my mind grasped onto the horrifying revelation that "it's coming… summer is coming"  With more light comes more heat and the Tucson "Winter" will be at its end. … Continue reading

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Lost my Marbles

"Dad, I have a project due for school."  Can be as scary as hearing "Why are there police outside?"   "When?" is the natural response… and the dreaded one.  I do pay attention to their school work, and when I … Continue reading

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