A Dad by Any Other Name

As a dad and veteran with two kids, I used to worry about telling people I have PTSD. Would they still think of me as a fit parent? Or maybe people wouldn't even believe I had experienced trauma? In this post I try to tell my story.

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Labor of Love

People who don't "work" and provide housework have always been exploited and underappreciated. But did you know that there was once a movement to instate wages for housework?

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End of the Rogue

Becoming a father can change you in ways you never imagined. Research has proven that men experience physical changes almost as significant as a mother does.

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Three Beautiful Words

Being a parent to a late talking child is scary. This is my story of the first time I knew that my son was going to be okay one day.

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Are you worried that you can’t pay your bills, even though you have a job? Well… I just lost my job, and I’m worried how I’m going to pay my bills. But I pranked my employer on my way out! Enjoy!

So I work for a company.... Okay, let me start again. I worked for a company called Grizzly Industrial. It's a pretty weird company. I got the job after my divorce, and Grizzly really kept me afloat through a tough custody/relocation case with my ex wife. Since parting ways with the company, I have since... Continue Reading →

The Last Cookie

After a divorce, will you change the way you discipline your kids? How does a divorced dad deal out Rewards and Punishments when the landscape of parenting has changed?

Missing Link

How did parenting evolve in our species in the first place? What is really going on here and do we really know what we're doing?

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