We are headed to a hotel in the upcoming weeks and everyone wants to take the baby swimming, but is that ok? How old do they have to be before they can hop into the pool? Obviously they can’t go underwater or be unsupervised, but can they just sit in dads arms and kick the […]
Have you ever wondered why some people have kids? Well Jason Flom wrote a humorous post titled “13 Reasons Having Kids is Worth It!” and it’s worth checking out. My favorite is #9. After eating cereal on the couch while watching Saturday morning cartoons (and waxing about how much better they were when you were […]
When we first had our baby we went back and forth on pacifiers. Some advice we got was that they are not good. Kids have thumbs and they should suck on them. Others said they are lifesavers. So we decided that we’d needed to have one on hand just in case. Well, when the night came that […]
Have you ever had this issue? You put your baby down and when you check back a little later, they’re so sound asleep that you start to wonder if they’re breathing? Then you freak out because you can’t tell. But you don’t want to wake them because then they’ll be up and you want them […]
It’s amazing that I’ve been a dad for 5 months now. I’ve been meaning to start a blog to keep track of what’s been happening, what I’ve learned and maybe spread a bit of knowledge. So this is it! 🙂 More posts, insight and info coming soon.
We hope that your holiday season is happy and bright. May you enjoy your family, friends and all that life has to offer. I know that this year is special for Christi and I as it’s Lily’s first Christmas. I think she has more gifts than the wife and I combined and it’ll be exciting […]
The other day the wife and I were out with Lily when we had to stop and change her in the car. We didn’t have any issue changing her but when I realized that my cup holders were turning into dirty diaper holders, we couldn’t help but laugh. I’m pretty sure this is not what […]
Boo! From us to you!
Lily grace turns one month old today. The first month seems to have flown on by with new experiences, new challenges, and a new appreciation for sleep. Everyone tells us they grow up so fast and when this song came on the radio the other day, even though I’d herd it many times before, I […]
For Lily’s room, mom asked me to paint a monkey. And so I did. When Lily is old enough, she can name the monkey whatever she wants. 🙂