The Joys of Parenthood

Every person who has ever wanted to be a parent has probably thought to themselves, “When I’m a parent I’m going to…”  {Insert unrealistic ideology how they will handle parenting situations}  I think every person who has had that thought and thinks they will always be patient, understanding, and a shining example of parental perfection…should […]

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Toddler Hijinks

Every day I come home from work and ask Kate, “How was Max today?”  Last night she said, “Not bad.”  Max, our two-year-old toddler, is going through a tough phase.  He is two, he’s exploring his world, testing his boundaries, and has a new baby brother (Dodge) taking all the attention away from him.  So […]

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The Terrible Twos Have Arrived

As all my friends and family members tell me, the “Terrible Twos” are nothing compared to the “Terrible Threes.”  However, Max is turning two so the “Threes” will have to wait.  While still cute at times, Max has begun declaring two words to every encounter: “No!” and “Mine!”  Yes, it would appear Max owns everything yet doesn’t […]

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The Terrible Twos Have Arrived

Like all thing’s in my 17-month-old toddler’s development, the terrible twos have come early.  I would be lying if I said that things have been sweet and wonderful between “Dada” and “Max” the past week…it is clear that he is testing me (and Mama).  Let’s start by clarifying the Catch 22 my wife Kate and […]

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