I was blown away by the honest answers to a question I posed to my facebook community recently... A simple one sentence question unveiled a humbling array of responses that ranged from finding balance in personal time through to fears of inadequacy. Thank you to everyone who commented. "What I love most about the direction my blog … Continue reading The BIGGEST Challenge in Parenting is…
Maybe it was the movement, the motion, both? I don't know! On another note - Last night was fun. Today was all about family. I enjoyed each of these moments - family really is a blessing. https://youtu.be/nXz5VvuUybs
Realistically I'd tell you to take my opinion for a grain of salt. I'm a relatively young Dad at 30 and only having two kids, both of which are 5 and under means you could take this article as personal experience and perspective as opposed to expertise - if the latter even exists with parenting anyway. I have … Continue reading A Dad’s Guide to Macro-Parenting
When I say I'm seriously considering tracking the number of footsteps I pace between the kids bathroom and our ensuite of a morning... I'm not lying. Here's the thing... You buy toothpaste, and we all know that first squirt from the tube is always the best one, invigorating almost, the three colours all swirled nicely, … Continue reading What It Feels Like To Have One Tube Of Toothpaste In The House
Parenting goes a little something like this... You decide you want kids. You have kids. You raise the kids. You look back on how well you did (or didn't do) as a parent after raising kids when you're old. Well, in a nutshell that sums it up anyway. But what really lies in between all … Continue reading The Terrifying Part of Parenting And How To Best Step Up To The Challenge
I often find myself throwing the joke around that I absolutely love my kids, but hate parenting. Although the latter part of this statement regarding the hate for parenting is certainly not true (at least not in its entirety) there are certainly things about parenting that I am not a fan of. These can range … Continue reading Are you a parent that loves your kids – but hates parenting?
Ok, so before I have child services knocking on my door because of my blog post title I'll highlight the fact that I didn't actually list my kids on Facebook Marketplace to my credit -- one it's illegal and two I love them too much. But boy did parenting really test today - what a … Continue reading Day 29 – Listing my kids on Facebook Marketplace and the gigantic work week – #300wordsaday