Category Archives for The Wife & Kids

Should Parents Fear Potatoes As Much As Screens?

It’s easy to worry about the impact of ubiquitous smartphones —doctors have tried to liken the effects of digital technology to serious drug addiction, and platforms like Instagram have been linked todepression and anxiety. Headlines comparing children’s phones to cocaine or calling technology the new gateway drug don’t help. But despite the panic, the reality is that many of […]

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First Holiday Vacation As HouseHusband Not What I Expected

First Holiday Vacation As HouseHusband Not What I Expected Just finished the holidays for this year. My first as a new full time stay at home dad. Christmas was great we went away to a little Mountain Village get some Skiing, Hot Springs all that stuff. I was really looking forward to it with all […]

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Stay At Home Dad Jobs

Stay At Home Dad Jobs How can stay-at-home dads help bring in more money?Stay-at-home Dads! They change diapers, make Mac n cheese, watch Elmo, pack lunch boxes, dance class drop offs and love just as any other mom will love her kids! Some couples decide for the ‘dad’ to stay at home and look after the […]

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Talking To Your Child About The Death Of A Grandparent

Talking to Your child about the death of a grandparent  We recently lost a grandma that was very close with the kids. When a loved one dies it can be difficult to know how to help children cope with the loss, especially because you are going through your own grief. What children can understand about death […]

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Hooks, Hold Downs, And A Quiet Anvil

Hooks, Hold downs, and a quiet anvil I’ve been dabbling in blacksmithing for years now. However I found that as a hobby it really didn’t mix well with babies. Your only free time comes when they are asleep and the last thing to do is go make a ton of noise beating pieces of metal […]

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treadmill speed chart

Treadmill Speed Chart I have recently started using Zombies, Run! (great game if you are into the undead and running)One of the features is it gives you are pace in KM or Miles. Now I’m, admittedly, pretty slow with a 9min/km pace My wife is much faster than I am in her last Half Marathon she […]

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