Category Archives: Parenting

How we fill their summers.

Once our children are back in school, order is restored. When school lets out for the summer, filling that time becomes a parent’s job. My ex and I co-parented well, making monthly calenders, showing each other our vacations and various … Continue reading

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HAPPY FATHER’S DAY!

Happy Father’s day to all the father’s, pa’s, old men, dads and even daddy’s in all the world and a special shout out to my Father, ” dad, I love you very much”.

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Little League

It was the most fun I have had in a long long time. This was the first year my child had played Little League, they just never wanted to before. They had tried many other sports but this was so … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!

To all the Mommy’s everywhere and to my wonderful mom, I love you. Happy Mother’s Day!

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What we can’t live without

Our power had gone out and I said to my child “what are we going to do”? I was told “dad, long ago families didn’t have power, didn’t have cell phones, didn’t have TV and computer and they had to … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

It’s a tough day when you have to split that day up between mom and dad but we do this so our child can spend the day with their entire extended family. You may not like this arrangement but I … Continue reading

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Footy PJ’s

Talk about cold, it was pouring down rain. My child and I had just left the restaurant and the comment was “I’m freezing and wish I had footy pajamas”. I said “you do, at home”. Later that evening comes into … Continue reading

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I wish in our culture we were raised to reflect this perspective – Dia De Los Muertos

A Rich History Dia De Los Muertos is one of Mexico’s traditional holidays reuniting and honoring beloved ancestors, family and friends. It is celebrated over two days, on November 1 and 2. The roots of this celebration go back 3,000 … Continue reading

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Bralon Addison WR for the Oregon Ducks!

“I always told everybody that when you think about split parents you think about they hate each other or things like that,” Addison said. “But dealing with me they can tag team like it’s nothing. It’s kind of like The … Continue reading

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Wisdom of our children

I have discovered that as an older parent, I now need my child’s wisdom. They calm me down, they remind me what’s important. They ground me, for example keeping me from falling into road rage amongst others. Our children are so … Continue reading

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