Christmas is still coming, right?
How I spent my Christmas break (and all of 2022 so far)
Red Eyes, Full Nose, Can’t Breathe
You don’t know true sadness until one of your young children is sick. There are few experiences that are as incredibly vivid to me as those memories of times when my kids were ill or in pain. I remember Maddie’s first Christmas when she was just about four months old and had a terrible cold […]
Sliding into 2022 like…
A brief reflection on expectations for the new year of 2022
It’s our fourth child, but our first induction. I have some thoughts on that.
Back 2 School
As of today, we’ve unlocked a new level in the parenting video game–two kids in school.
An Open Letter to My Nearly Three-Year-Old Son
I’m writing this letter to you because I recently realized that you will remember almost nothing of your life so far.
A poem about growing up and helping kids grow up.
The Covid Kid Turns One
It’s been a full year since Samuel Peregrine graced us with his presence, adding new excitement to our family life in time for a pandemic.
What Does A Dad Do When He Doesn’t Have To Dad?
I recently spent eight days alone in my house–a house that is usually overrun with the frenetic energy and activity of hosting three kids ages four and under.
Where Are All the Catholic Dad Bloggers?
I’m a Catholic dad blogger. Is there anyone else out there like me?