Author Archives: TripletDad

We won!

Wait, is that a good thing?  Now we have at least one more baseball game.  It was nothing short of amazing how they played the first inning.  Almost everyone hit off the coach pitch. They actually RAN between the bases! … Continue reading

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A testing we will go….

I may have said this before… “I don’t read, I can, but I don’t.”  With the Triplets being in school I have learned that if I choose not to read things it can leave them and me in the lurch.  … Continue reading

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Procrastination

I told a friend the other day that I elevate procrastination to an art form.  No, really, I do.  The friend I told that to is a close friend that I want to help.  I actually feel the need to … Continue reading

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Regrets….

I saw a Yahoo article about a mother who wrote about regretting her kids.  She said in the post “Still, I wished no harm on Stuart and invested every ounce of my energy in caring for him. Even so, I … Continue reading

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Teaching the kids to sharpen their knives

No, I am not really teaching them to sharpen an actual knife but it is a great analogy for what I do what to teach them.  I may be off on this but you do not actually want to “sharpen” … Continue reading

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The sweet spot

Sure, being a stay at home parent can be a little challenging…. You almost always take your work with you on vacation Work can call you “in” at 3am ANY night or keep you up till 1am ANY night You … Continue reading

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Yes, it’s real…. it’s allergy time!

Sometimes you see things in life that mimic the movies.  You think, THAT is exactly what it would look like in a movie…. Be thankful we’re not getting all the government we’re paying for. Will Rogers I used to wake … Continue reading

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Slightly macabre but funny

We had Jack cremated as we have done with all of our dogs.  Yes, I know, they are pets and that money could be better spent but we like keeping them.  Or at least what we believe is them.  Not … Continue reading

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Gone but not forgotten

I hear a noise and have to catch myself when I think “what is Jack doing?”  I expect to see him at the top of the basement steps when I come home.  I miss the sense of protection he gave … Continue reading

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The end of an era…..

We had nine good years with Jack dog… almost to the day.  He died unexpectantly Thursday.  Long story short… Wednesday was great.  Thursday morning he was BAD.  The CFO took him to the vet and what we thought was a partial … Continue reading

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