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Potty Training Tips From A Dad’s Point Of View

By On April 5, 2017

With my first child, potty training was a snap. It didn’t take too much time or effort to get her interested in using the potty. My second child has proven to be… Read More


Reverse Tie-Dye Tutorial

By On January 24, 2017

Making a reverse tie-dye, or bleach tie-dye is a fun way to spruce up an old shirt. It takes something plain, and many times stained… and turns it into a work of… Read More


Dad’s Secret Potty Training Trick

By On November 2, 2016

Thank you Cottonelle® for sponsoring this post. Stay tuned to the Cottonelle Facebook page and Brit Morin’s site “Brit + Co” for more great tips and tricks. I will never forget the… Read More


Old time values: Getting to know your neighbor

By On October 3, 2016

I’ve lived on my block for almost 10 years. In that time I really only got to know the neighbors that live immediately around my house. Even then, we all know have… Read More

Tips & Tricks

Spaz Goes To School: Helping your Child with Attention Difficulties

By On August 6, 2016

Guest Post by By: Jeff B. Art: Jenny M. Everyone’s favorite band, Descendents, released a new album at the end of July. One particular song stood out to me as a child… Read More


Push-ups and Lunges with Greg Walsh

By On January 21, 2016

Hi guys! My name is Greg Walsh, and I run a gym called Wolf Brigade in Rochester, NY. Today we’ll share some important details of common strength & conditioning movements and make… Read More


How to be a good father

By On January 4, 2016

I recently got an email asking me how I knew how to be a good father, without having a father in my own life. Great question. I knew exactly what a father… Read More

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Product review; Scotts-14-in-Reel-Mower

By On October 3, 2015

A couple of weeks back my lawnmower finally bit the dust. It has been a painstaking journey between us of tinkering every time I wanted to mow the lawn. Occasionally it was… Read More


Top 10 Glenn Danzig songs to make babies to

By On August 20, 2015

The sultry singer Glenn Danzig is probably responsible for more babies in the punk rock community than any of us would like to admit. Arguably one of the most important characters in… Read More


An open letter to my daughter

By On August 20, 2015

Periodically I will write my daughter a letter. It’s something I’ve always done, especially when she could use a boost or if I just want to let her know how special she… Read More


10 reasons it doesn’t work for teachers to yell at students

By On August 17, 2015

If school hasn’t started back for you already, it is soon to start. With all the joys and successes also come the hiccups we have to deal with. We always cross our… Read More


Getting a second opinion

By On August 10, 2015

We took my daughter for her teeth cleaning a little later than the recommended schedule. we are pretty vigilant about teeth brushing, however we are also pretty vigilant about eating Oreo cookies,… Read More


The 10 Commandments of Having a New Baby

By On July 19, 2015

Having a new baby can be rough. By following these 10 commandments, I assure you that things will go much more smoothly. The 10 Commandments of Having a New Baby 1. Thou… Read More


Tips to help an older sibling adjust to a new baby

By On July 13, 2015

A new baby in the house can be a huge change for everyone. Schedules get rearranged, Mom and Dad are sleepier than usual, and attention gets diverted to the squeaky wheel, or… Read More


Parenting with an Attitude of Gratitude + Tips

By On July 11, 2015

The toilets were overflowing onto the floor. My newborn daughter was crying because her tummy ached. My oldest daughter couldn’t reach a book off the top of her shelf and needed it… Read More