Category: FluidDad

Training a dog to go down a slide is hard work.

When we got a puppy, we knew we’d have to train it, but I didn’t think trying to train it to go down slides at the park was going to be top of the list. Archie actually went down twice. It was a small slide, but you gotta start small. This was actually quite a...

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Welcome Archie

Today we adopted a dog. His name is Archie. Adopting a dog is something we’ve wanted to do for a while and we finally found one that felt like the right fit for our family. Archie is about 6 months old and has been nothing but amazing. He hasn’t barked, he seems pretty potty trained,...

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Valleyfair!

For the first time in years we went to Valleyfair. I’m a thrill ride fan so I was hoping to hit up all the coasters, but it was also Lily’s first visit so there were plenty of new kid rides that I knew I’d be trying out. We picked a great day as it wasn’t...

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The FitBit shows me how lazy work makes me.

I got my wife a new FitBit for Christmas so I got her old one. I was pretty sure that I walked a lot at work, but it turns out, I don’t. Work makes me very lazy. After wearing it a few months, I notice that I make very few steps on work days. My...

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Leprechaun traps are all the rage.

Lily’s leprechaun trap this year is a good one. It has a trap door that auto closes with a rubber band to keep the little guy in. On the door is a jelly bean to lure him up. Stairs, because the trap door is on top of a cooler. The cooler contains candy and a bed so...

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