Hannah and I

I am Hannah’s father and Hannah is my daughter, and that’s the way we like it. When she was five years old I took her to see Santa Claus at a local store. [ Read More ]

You Got the Job [Podcast]

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Erin tells the story of her family and their history with the arts. Some cousins were pushed into auditioning for an acting job or two, but did anyone get it? [ Read More ]

Score One For The Little Guy

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My dad always used to play pranks on me as a kid. One day, I found the perfect opportunity to get him back. [ Read More ]

Color TV

On the first day of school after our winter break, I was walking across my son’s elementary school campus when one of the girls in fourth grade came up to say hello to me. [ Read More ]

What Were They Thinking?!

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We snapped this photograph when our son was a 4 month old baby. [ Read More ]

The Wrong Car

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It had been a hard day at school. I had moped my way through English, been shouted at in Math and doodled in Geography. [ Read More ]

A Second Grade Mother’s Day

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Mother’s Day was always a big deal as a little kid.  In second grade, all the moms were invited to come into school on their special day and hear poems that their children had written for them.  [ Read More ]

Three Surprising Things That Won’t Kill Your Laptop

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In the Thunderdome match between kids and electronics, only one will leave the dome. Sadly, that one will need a diaper change. [ Read More ]

Dog vs Sister

Growing up my family always had dogs and we treated them as true members of the family. [ Read More ]

Sweet (and Sour) Potatoes

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For some reason, my twins love acting like they’re babies. Perhaps it’s because they have a six month baby brother or perhaps like most adults, we wish for the days when we were younger. Either way, they have become quite skilled. [ Read More ]