Top 10 Halloween Treats

Well,  another Halloween is in the books. This year, B and J (dressed as Drake and a rocker girl, respectively) had a blast trick or treating, and came home with a pretty good haul of goodies. Mounds of junk food, for real. One thing that I noticed was that some treats were better received than […]

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The Finish Line

“They say the death of a loved one remind you of yourself, don’t it? Knowing you could be next at any given moment.” – Keith Murray, Child Of The Streets My mind ain’t right this week. Figured I’d just start writing here, and see how it goes. My mom passed away a couple of days […]

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The Shot Remix

A few months ago, I told y’all about The Shot a.k.a. that time when B requested that I hit him a foul ball, and, despite severely lacking any baseball skills, I somehow did it. Well, all good stories deserve a sequel.  Today, I’d like to tell you about the time recently when B called his shot. […]

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Road Trippin’ – Cleveland!

For our summer vacation this year, my family decided to go to Cleveland, Ohio. Now, when I would tell people this, it was met with one of the following three reactions: Confusion (“Cleveland? Why? Do you have family there?”). Disappointment (“Cleveland? Oh. That…um….sounds interesting?”). Excitement!  (Wait. Only one person that I talked to was excited. […]

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All Play, No Work

Make no mistake about it, the bedtime routine in our house still kind of sucks. Sure, there are occasions where B and J, when told to go to bed, will happily oblige, settle down for the night, and be asleep in no time. There are also occasions where February has 29 days. This occurs about […]

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The Shot

I’m a real sucker for “dad” moments in sports. You know, those heartwarming incidents that happen during a game or event, which really highlight the love between a father and their children. From Jeff Hornacek wiping his face during free throw attempts as a way to secretly say hi to his kids, to the dude […]

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