Dear Timo, Every year on your birthday, I look at photos of you, and I marvel… and cry. Somehow, in the blink of an eye, you have… Read more “A letter to my son on his 5th birthday”
[Here’s where I’d like to remind everyone – on the off chance that you’d forgotten – that nothing in the world of health insurance makes sense. Not. A. Single. Thing.]
Whatever 2018 brings (which I am sure will be more ups and downs – although hopefully more ups), nothing will be able to come close to the moment three weeks from now when Gavin gets his voice.
You always wonder what your child’s first word is going to be. Mom’s always hoping that “mama” is first, dad’s always hoping “dada” is first – and don’t get me started on the extended relatives! But when your child is non-verbal, the reality is you’ll take anything they can muster to say on any level.
My wife and I share “that look” across the kitchen. You know the one, the one that says “I’m sorry, were you talking? I’m not sure, I… Read more “Communicating with my Spouse: “I’m sorry, WHAT?! I can’t hear you!””
Men have asked these questions for ages: What makes women tick? What is going on in their heads? What do they want? It can feel like… Read more “Pinterest: Demystifying the Woman in Your Life”
Years ago, when Honey and I were first dating he lived in Hartford and I lived in Boston. We were forced to build our relationship on a… Read more “Want more sex? Talk more.”
My son is almost a carbon copy of his father. I love them both more than words can describe, but it also means that the things that… Read more “Letters Under Your Pillow”