When Dads Stay Home

“I’ve run into burning buildings as a New York City firefighter, pulled swimmers from 40-foot waves as a big-wave surf rescuer, and taught Navy SEALs how to maneuver watercraft in open ocean. Even so, I will tell you that being a stay-at-home dad is an intense job.”…” I’m not doing mom stuff-I’m raising my kids…I get irritated when friends announce that their husbands are home ‘babysitting.’ They’re not! They’re caring for their kids. … More When Dads Stay Home

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Answering their questions=Exhausting Day!

Miss Jaidene, where’s the pelvis? Why do we have a pelvis? Miss Jaidene, when will we be there? Miss Jaidene, why is Annikan good and then turns bad? Miss Jaidene, can we play on our iPads? Miss Jaidene, do you think that dinosaurs are the biggest things in the world? Miss Jaidene, where does the … More Answering their questions=Exhausting Day!

The World Our Children Live in Today; (a series) PRT. II

    “When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me; “look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.” -Fred Rogers   We live in an entirely different world today, and our children face challenges of feeling safe. Safety and security … More The World Our Children Live in Today; (a series) PRT. II