Following a year of being a stay-at-home dad, I am now back working full-time. And while I am definitely enjoying being back to work, there are a few notable things that I am missing. They are, in no particular order: Morning nap time…ah yes, it is 8am and time for M to go back to sleep for two hours. Such a pleasant way to restart … Continue reading Back to the Grind
For those dedicated readers out there…(maybe there are a few)…I have not posted in some time. I started this blog as a means to fill the spare hours of my day as I was learning to be a stay-at-home father. And during all those wonderful nap times, I had some solid moments to sit quietly with my laptop and relay events from my day. Then … Continue reading Blogging: It’s been a while.
Not all days are good daddy days. Being a stay-at-home dad challenges me in many ways and is, at times, as difficult as I thought it would be. But yesterday…yesterday was a good daddy day. My routines for any given Monday – Friday is fairly predictable. Up for breakfast by 6am, get K dressed and ready for school by 7:30ish, put M down for 1st … Continue reading A Good Daddy Day
It’s 3pm. K is asleep on his bed surrounded by his diggers. M is asleep on my chest, completely at peace in his daddy’s arms. The iPad is next to me allowing me to catch up with the world. It is perfectly peaceful, just the low soothing hum of this old apartment building. Perhaps it was a good decision to become a stay-at-home dad. Continue reading At this moment