Tag Archive for family

Digital literacy for my children

My son isn’t even two years old yet, but as of today he has an email address and an iCloud account. He joins his elder sister, who received both the email and the iCloud account with the iPod she received…

It’s just 6 months

In the upcoming month, my daughter will be entering into her first preschool experience. After three and a half years of myself being her only teacher, she has been enrolled in an Early Childhood/Family Education (ECFE) class, my primary reason…

Two good excuses…

I try to make it a policy of mine to not give out too much information about my kids online. No names, no photos, not much more than their genders unless it’s on a password protected site and I can…

An hour’s worth of vacation

I’ll have to start this off with a disclaimer, in the unlikely event that my in-laws actually follow this blog: Honestly, I find your company enjoyable. Really, I do. I may have just married one of you, and I love…

What goes around

Ever have one of those moments where you step outside of yourself and realize that you’ve turned into your parents? Or maybe even your grandparents? Take, for instance, these bar stools. These were purchased by my grandparents and were situated…

Bed and breakfast

If there’s one thing that my wife and I are proud of, it’s our home, as humble as it seems in comparison to other houses. We enjoy our little urban nest, appreciating it for what it is and what it…

Irish Washer… Man?

“All these Irish women in the house, and it’s the Polish guy that’s making the stew.” That was uttered in jest during a previous summer vacation, the end of summer in 2008 when our drum corps trip to Rochester, New…