Being a SAHD, outside contact is limited without an effort made to strike out and make said contact. Up until now it wasn’t a big deal because I was taking two university classes which enabled me to get out of the house, sans baby, for a couple of hours each day. My son was also… Continue reading I am an introvert and it is affecting my parenting
Last year I started losing weight. I’m 6′ tall and at the beginning of 2009 weighed in at almost 250lbs. Ugh. So my wife an I embarked on a journey of Weight Watchers and DVD aerobics. I sweated my ass off to Burning Fat for Dummies, and by April was down almost 25lbs. But by… Continue reading I don’t want to be an overweight dad
Currently one of the top played songs on my iTunes for the past month or so, I’m really loving Owl City’s second single, Vanilla Twilight. “‘Cause the spaces between my fingers are right where yours fit perfectly.” Such a beautiful song. I think it is kind of weird that I like these guys because I… Continue reading Music Monday I
Dear Bean It has been a long time since I last rocked you to sleep. But it is nice to know why our napping has been so rocky lately, or part of the reason anyway; you have teeth! Well one anyway, and I think the second one might be on its way also! I felt… Continue reading First Tooth!
Tuesday I started running, something I’ve tried numerous times before over the years, but never stuck with due to injury. I already have bad knees, so they usually flare up and I’ve suffered from really bad shin splints. These usually cause me to rethink this whole running thing and I hang my shoes up until… Continue reading C25K Beginnings
Dear Bean, Since celebrating your half-birthday last week, many changes have begun to take place. One change was the introduction of veggies. And here is where we found out that you are your father’s son. 🙂 Like me, you don’t seem to like vegetables. At least not on their own. You’ll eat them mixed in… Continue reading Post-6 month Change