10 TALLEST Waterslides or something or other

My children go through phases, as most children are wont to do, with just about everything: toys, books, food, pajamas, you name it. That also includes YouTube videos. Occasionally it’s wiffle ball or some NFL/NHL highlight reel. More often than not it’s some PBT NERF thing or Kingdom Wars gameplay. Lately though (like four days), […]

I Love The Boys

No I’m not talking about large child and younger child. We’re more of acquaintances. I’m talking about the Amazon television progrum The Boys. Murder. Intrigue. Superheroes. Intrigue. It has it all. I am a fan of the Superhero genre. I own several Marvel movies. The Boys would be a natural fit into my viewing schedule, […]

The Problem with Stuff

I love stuff. I don’t really care about money. But I love stuff. So I have to work and make money. But really I just love stuff. The best part about stuff? Having it. The worst part? Not having it. I wouldn’t say I have a lot of stuff, but I have more than I […]

Back to School

After what felt like an eternity, the children returned to school today. We have completely new procedures to follow during these uncertain times, including large child and younger child having different actual school days. We’ll have a lot of challenges to navigate as we move forward, but luckily today they both had class in school […]

Parenting Fail 101

This weekend was one of those magical moments in time when grandma offers to take the children. No questions asked. I mean sure I worked the whole weekend. And the ol’ ball-and-chain was gone for a good chunk of it. And since I let slip the kiddos were gone I had to spend time with […]

Game Recap – Athletics @ Giants

The Athletics faced off against the rival Giants today, and it was a game for the ages. Let’s break it down inning-by-inning. 1st Inning – The Athletics led off the game, but couldn’t get much started as the pitcher was just cooking. Three up. Three down. Thanks for coming. The Giants had a little more […]

What my kids argued about today

The children that live in my house like to argue. About literally anything. Not sure where they get it from. Today they had a Nerf battle, a pretty standard affair in this household. They fought about when it was OK to shoot at each other, what darts they each got to use, and how the […]