• The Joys of Having a Daughter

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    September 17, 2013 Comments Off on The Joys of Having a Daughter daily

    So, here I am at 7:40 am, standing outside my daughter’s school waiting for some bell to ring so they will open the gate into the kindergarten playground, watching my daughter run around with a little boy from her class…yes I know his name, and yes I refuse to acknowledge that my daughter is growing

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  • The Morning Grind

    August 23, 2013 Comments Off on The Morning Grind daily

    Most people have a morning routine, you know, all the stuff they do while still half asleep and trying to let their eyes adjust to the blinding light that is the 6am sun here in Southern California. My kiddo and I are no different. It usually starts with me asking myself if I remembered to …

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  • I am Bella’s Daddy

    Father and Daughter pose for the camera

    August 22, 2013 Comments Off on I am Bella’s Daddy personal, reflection

    To quote some woman I used to hear on talk radio and cringe while I listened to her take calls from random people… ” I am my daughter’s father”.  This is something that I have come to embrace with every ounce of my being.  Like most parents, parenthood came crashing down on me faster than

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  • There Is a Mouse in My House!!

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    August 21, 2013 Comments Off on There Is a Mouse in My House!! adventures

    So, I went to grab a dish towel to dry my hands off after doing some dishes on this fun-filled night and found mouse shit, and dog food in the drawer where I keep the pristine dish towels.  As you can imagine I found this atrocious and decided then and there that something had to …

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