50 Things Only 10-sies Kids Can Understand

Signs that you were raised in the greatest generation, with a childhood from 2010-2019! Suck it, children of the 20’s! 1) That Sofia the First  had the best theme song of all time (sorry, Doc McStuffins)! 2) Frozen is the greatest movie in the history of cinema. 3) Marvel only came out with two or three movies a […]


If you are reading this, then thanks.  You are awesome, and I am grateful.  Every link you click, every post you share, and every comment you make, makes me far happier than it should.  Every time my notifications light up with more “likes,” I get a little shot of serotonin right in my happy place, […]

Put Your Damn Coat On!

When I was in college, I was notorious for walking around in the winter time wearing shorts, sandals, and a t-shirt.  Hey, I was from Vermont!  40 wasn’t cold!  Come on, wimps!  It drove my voice teacher crazy, and he gave me some good advice/knowledge that completely changed my mind on coat-wearing, even if I […]

The Incredibles – A Halloween Photo Gallery

We do it every other year.  On the odd years I let them be whatever they want, but every two years we do epic family-wide themed costumes.  In 2010 we were Mickey Mouse Clubhouse.  In 2012 we were The Avengers.  And now it is time once again for our family to become something…incredible!  Of course […]

A Brief History of Selfies

This is, as far as I can discern, the first digital selfie that my wife and I ever took together.  And yes, spell check, selfie is a real word now, so you can stop underlining it in red.  Thanks.  Now, back in the olden times, taking selfies was a lot harder than it is today. […]

Seeing Them With New Eyes

We get used to the people we live with.  Everyone changes so gradually that it can be hard to notice the little differences, until we hit a sudden moment of clarity in which we are able to view these familiar humans with new eyes.  This has happened to me many times.  I recall the moment […]

Chasing the Color Run

When my wife and daughter signed up to do the color run, they asked me if I wanted to do it with them, which meant taking our four-year-old son along as well.  I pointed out the fact that the color run was a 3 mile jog, during which assorted people threw bags of color in […]