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Why Have You Forsaken Me

Why Have You Forsaken Me?

The longer I'm a parent, the less I understand mine. I don't know what it feels like to have parents who would do anything to … [Read More...]



There is something about taking a moment to be alone with your thoughts.  There is something sacred about being in-tuned with … [Read More...]


Top 5 Online Games for Kids

The ever-expanding universe of online gaming offers something for everyone. There are action games for teens, casual … [Read More...]

Concussions - The Rookie Dad

Concussions and Children: Know the Signs

It started as a normal day shopping at the garden center. It might have been early in the season but in the case of … [Read More...]

Interview With Myself

My Interview With Myself as a New Dad

If I knew then what I know now...  At least that's the idea. If we had our current knowledge in the past, we wouldn't fall … [Read More...]

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There’s Help if Your Child is Being Bullied

Bullying is a serious, insidious problem and will probably be with us until the end of time. That's the bad news. The good … [Read More...]

Dad Lens Feature

The Dad-Lens

When you’re 23, you look at life through a Celestron NexStar pointed towards the sky. “When I’m 30, I want to be there,” … [Read More...]

Bike crash

When Young Men Die on their Bikes, I’m Gutted.

Bicycle racing has always been a risky sport. Training on the open roads leaves you at the mercy of motorists; whether … [Read More...]

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Tips & Thoughts for Parents of a Bully or Bullying Victim

Bullying is not an easy topic for anyone dealing with it to discuss. For our children, it's embarrassing and hurtful. For … [Read More...]

Obama hugging kids

Government is not a business, in 250 words.

In recent times, there has been a greater call to “run government like a business.” We need to “get rid of those politicians” … [Read More...]