Getting to the End is the Point

The month of June will forever spin the threads of two momentous occasions together in my mind. Graduation and Father's Day. The last time I graduated college in 1993 there was no pomp but plenty of circumstance.  The day I received my degree I simply opened my mailbox, ran my fingers under the edge of the thick manila …

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Top Ten Reasons My Kids Think Dad Rules

10) Clothing: optional. 9) Silverware, plates and table: optional 8) Food of any nutritional value: optional. 7) If he was asked: "Hey, Dad, is it okay if we fill these water balloons with whipped cream and chocolate syrup and throw them out the window at Mom weeding the garden?" OR "Hey, Dad? Is it okay if we …

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Dad: The Man, the Myth, the Legend

Dads everywhere have long received a bum rap when it comes to their parenting abilities. If past movies or TV shows are any indication, a dad usually falls into one of two categories: a flustered and clueless idiot, not even capable of changing a diaper without tongs, duct tape, and a gas mask or a …

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