Dads, Romans, Oren, The Wall, And The Kids Of Kesem

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Hadrian’s Wall was a wall built to keep the Barbarians separate…HA!…What are you going to do now? There are twelve Barbarian Papas on the way to conquer you!! There was a great man who happened to be a dad blogger as well. He decided that there needed to be a place where dads could come […]

I Knew It Was Coming

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It’s finally here and I knew it was coming! The monster in my stomach that has me ready to puke. Oh, it’s very real and I am quickly coming to the reality that it is going to be here for a while. My kids are growing up too fast and I am starting to see […]

This Dad’s Worry

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Just when you get over all of the thoughts of your child being bullied, beaten, hurt in a car accident, or any other teenage drama, it gets worse. A threat is discussed and shared all over social media. A student is upset and told someone that he is going to shoot up the school tomorrow. […]

John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park

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The morning started with a lot of butterflies and excitement.The previous day, we were supposed to go out on an afternoon excursion but the water was a little rough for the kids. The lady working the counter gave us the information and invited us back the next morning. So it was time to get up […]

Bay Harbor Lodge Key Largo

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Disclosure******We were given a one night stay in exchange for our reviews. All Opinions are 100% my own. Well, I’m finally here! I have wanted to come to the Florida Keys FOREVER!! My loving wife worked out the details and here we are. Our first stop was in Key Largo. Yes, we sang the Beach […]

The Day Of The BBE July 9TH 2001

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The nurses had stopped the contractions with medicine about three times now. Wouldn’t you know it, now mom had to be induced. We went in to River Park Hospital early that morning. The doctor came by, on his early rounds, and ordered the IV medicine to be started as he broke mom’s water. Now, we […]

That Amazing 4th Of July 10 Years Ago

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On the night of, July 3rd 2004, my wife started having contractions. We were still a few weeks away from the baby’s due date at that time. As the night progressed, the contractions became unbearable for Kas so we headed to the hospital to check things out. My wife’s doctor was concerned about the baby […]

A Mountain Of Stone Not That Far From Home

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  When I was young, my mother took us to Stone Mountain in Georgia. I remember looking at that thing for the first time and just being amazed. My aunt, uncle, cousins, brother and sister were all with us. We decided that we were going to walk up to the top of that mountain. It […]

Soon To Be Father Of A Teenager and SCARED TO DEATH!!

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In a couple of months, my son will be heading into his teenage years….I AM SCARED TO DEATH!!! I don’t fear it because I think that my child is a bad kid…He’s far from it. I’m scared because I know all of the things that I did, as a teenager, and luckily survived. I wasn’t […]

JINXED By A #TWITTER PARTY

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Have you ever felt like you jinxed yourself or Karma got you? I have never been one to believe in things like that….UNTIL NOW!!! The other night, I joined in on a Twitter Party that was hosted by the guys at HowToBeADad. During the party, you were supposed to tell #ickies. Stories about different gross […]