A Different Take on the Starfish Story

I’m sure that many of you are familiar with the story of the child on the beach with the starfish, but I don’t want to assume anything, so please bear with me as I tell it again. ┬áIt goes something like this: A man (it’s always a man, isn’t it) is walking along a beach […]

Tenor Dad’s Sure-Fire Vacation Tips

As a seasoned traveler with young children, and once in a while without them, I have come to learn a great number of things that I think might be of use to the rest of the world.  And since I am so generous and giving, I have decided to share them with you now.  You’re […]

Beaches and Pools

Yesterday, after our exciting day at Fenway, the family and I decided to spend the day in Cape Cod, since we were almost there already.  My wife had been there many times before, but although I spent many summers as a child along the Massachusetts coast, I had never really been to the Cape proper.  […]

Life’s a Beach – TDORK at Tybee Island

Here we are on day 3 of our series, “Tenor Dad: On the Road with Kids.”  Let us recap.Day 1: Forgot to go anywhere – Distance achieved: 0 milesDay 2: Spent $60 on hats at Walt Disney World – Distance achieved: 93 milesDay 3: Well, this is Day 3, and I haven’t told you about […]

TDORK – Tenor Dad On the Road with Kids

And so it begins.  A 1500 mile car trip in a car containing a 4-year-old and a 1-year-old.  I cannot remember at what point I thought this was a good idea, and if blogs this week seem garbled, nonsensical, and/or on the verge of madness, well then it’s just another regular old week here at […]