YOU CAN WIN

For some reason Charlie Sheen thinks he is winning. It's one of his catch phrases after all. Sure he's rich and famous but he's also fired, and kind of a jerk. Sadly he's in denial about his seriously deep issues. In my book he's losing. He's losing big. He's a dad and he needs to [...]

By |2017-10-19T10:53:15-04:00March 22nd, 2011|LIFE, UNSOLICITED ADVICE & SUPPORT|3 Comments

COMPUTERS IN DAD’S DAY & DEV’S DAY

I remember when I was approximately Dev's age and computers were huge, often not in color and required floppy disks that were actually floppy. I can see clearly in my mind the old-school CRT monitors and the lousy pixilation with the constantly blinking DOS cursor. Clunky keyboards were common and I'm pretty sure there was [...]

PARENTING ENVY

I know that envy is one of the seven deadly sins and not particularly attractive, nevertheless I have more than a passing acquaintance with the emotion. I have come to accept this flaw in my distinctively and tremendously flawed personality. A plus for me is that I am young enough to grow and learn from [...]

By |2017-10-19T10:58:28-04:00March 3rd, 2008|LIFE, UNSOLICITED ADVICE & SUPPORT|15 Comments

DANCING WITH THE DEV

Have you ever danced with the Dev by the pale moonlight? Well, I have and it's silly, unexpected fun (you should not have because he's my son). About a month ago we started to have our stress-relieving dance parties. We always have one on the weekend, although during the week the urge to party can [...]

By |2017-10-19T10:58:39-04:00February 8th, 2008|LIFE, UNSOLICITED ADVICE & SUPPORT|10 Comments