Tag: Parenting

Is This Where We Are Going?

Monday. Late-morning. Hotter than hot. Not even 24 hours home from vacation, and I was going through the piles of mail. There was a knock at the door, which was weird because no one ever knocks on our door unless it’s the UPS guy, and he doesn’t come until dinner time. Corralling the crazy barky dog, I looked out the front door window and saw a woman I did not know — and my six-year-old.

Who are you living with?

Who are you living with?

Are you coming home to work or to exist? Many of us are living with our 8 to 5 jobs and not with our “after hours” job that we have been called to first! So I ask again, “Who are you living with?” Are you proud to be the man who is climbing the corporate ladder or

What are you digging’ up?

Many times we as men will let something go when we have a disagreement with someone. I think many times to myself, “Be a duck…be a duck…just let it roll off your back and move on”. Yet somewhere way back in one of our boxes (that’s another blog post) we bury a bone of that disagreement that we will dig up later.

Thank you!

THANK YOU!

I just wanted to take a moment and tell you THANK YOU!! This Husband of a Homeschooling Mom has been trying to give a shout out to, help along the way, and let other Husbands of Homeschooling Mom’s out there know that you are not alone for almost 1 year.

How To Train Your Kid!

How To Train Your Kids

There are times when your kids will start asking questions. They turn into rapid fire machines it would seem and are able to ask questions faster than you can answer. They will start humming or making noises that will somehow find just the right wavelength to become the most irritating noise in the world.

Dad, Know Your Power

Dad, Know Your Power!

So when he attempted something and he did not see it doing any good, he quit. He did not see that the responsibility he was given was important and how it effected everything else that was being done at that time. This in turn made others who were performing there task in a responsible manner look down on him and his self-esteem plummeted.

Is This Your Life Dad?

Dads (and moms out there), Do you live life? Are you there in the moment when it is happening? Or, are you like this video shows? It is nice to have moments captured for us to look at later on in life. However, we can spend way to much time capturing the moment instead of…