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Just an Ordinary Man Trying to be an Extraordinary Dad

We’re going to Disney World!

In a couple of weeks we will be back in Disney World and I can’t wait. We went two years ago and you could argue that our kids were too young.  Charlotte was only twenty months and Noah was three... Continue Reading →

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5 Ways to Be a Better Parent in 2019

A new year is here. I haven’t made any New Year’s Resolutions (at least not yet), but one thing I put last year was to be a better dad. I think that being a better parent is something that every... Continue Reading →

10 Lessons to Teach Your Children (And Maybe Yourself)

10 Lessons to Teach Your Children (And Maybe Yourself) I decided to compile a list of ten things that I think parents should teach their kids. Most of the items are pretty basic, maybe even common sense. Others may not... Continue Reading →

D.I.Y. Dad Projects – Plinko

Over the last couple of years I have developed an interest in simple woodworking and building things. I have a bunch of tools now and while I certainly don’t have all the tools I want, I have enough to tackle... Continue Reading →

A Community Bands Together Following a Local Tragedy

Have you ever been extremely proud to be a resident of your town? That’s how I feel right now. I live in the town of Hamburg, New York, which is about ten miles south of Buffalo. On Thanksgiving Day a... Continue Reading →

How do you know if you are a good parent?

Do you ever wonder if you’re a good parent? I think most parents have probably thought about that at one point or another.  I know I have.  I think that every parent should want to be a great parent.  Is... Continue Reading →

D.I.Y. Dad Projects – The Nerf Gun Wall

D.I.Y. Dad Projects – The Nerf Gun Wall Over the last couple of years I have developed an interest in simple woodworking and building things. I have a bunch of tools now and while I certainly don’t have all the... Continue Reading →

A Little More Q &A with Noah and Charlotte

I wrote a blog post about a Q & A session I had with my kids about a year ago.  I really should do this more often. 1. What is your favorite thing about school? Noah (5 years old): Going... Continue Reading →

Charlotte goes to preschool (and gets a boyfriend)

Noah is in Kindergarten and even my baby Charlotte is now in school. She has started attending preschool at the same big church that Noah went to. In fact, she has the same teacher Noah had two years ago. She... Continue Reading →

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