Tag: fatherhood

NOBODY LIKES A WHINER

The last few weeks have not been easy. It started when I got sick. The fact that we would have to quarantine for two weeks didn’t seem all that bad. We made it to about 12 days, I was feeling great but then, low… Continue Reading “NOBODY LIKES A WHINER”

I AM PAPA CHP. 3 – THE IMPORTANCE OF MARRIAGE PART 2

A strong marriage is so important in so many ways.  That relationship in a household is like the leadership at a company or in the military.  If the leadership and the morale is bad, the company or the unit will feed off of those… Continue Reading “I AM PAPA CHP. 3 – THE IMPORTANCE OF MARRIAGE PART 2”

I AM PAPA CHP. 3 – THE IMPORTANCE OF MARRIAGE

You don’t have to be in a happy marriage to be a great Papa, but it sure does help.  I met my future wife in college around 2001.  She was the most beautiful thing I had ever seen.  I still remember the first time… Continue Reading “I AM PAPA CHP. 3 – THE IMPORTANCE OF MARRIAGE”

I AM PAPA / CHAPTER 2

Chapter 2 – The importance of a Papa My parents have been divorced since I was a small child.  For a good portion of my life I was raised by a single mother and lived with my grandparents.  That time with my grandparents is… Continue Reading “I AM PAPA / CHAPTER 2”

I AM PAPA – CHAPTER 1

Chapter 1 I woke up feeling lost.  It’s a feeling I have from time to time.  Even in my late thirties it sometimes feels like I have never found myself.  What makes me, well, me?  I have hobbies but there isn’t anything that I… Continue Reading “I AM PAPA – CHAPTER 1”