Archive for February 2016

Donna Day: Let's Do Something to End Childhood Cancer

A child was just diagnosed with cancer. And since 1 in 285 children in the U.S. will have cancer, there’s a good chance that if you don’t know the child just diagnosed, you someday will know a child diagnosed. What are we going to do about that? Unlike the diagnosed children, who don’t get to... Read more »

Forgot A Valentine's Gift? Use This Letter

If you’ve forgotten that today is Valentine’s Day, don’t worry. I’ve got you covered. Nothing’s better than a love letter, and if you don’t know how to write one, feel free to copy mine. You can thank me later. Dear Valentine, Just because I’m thinking about it, on this day celebrating love, I want to... Read more »

Daddy Daughter Dances Creep Me Out

Valentine’s Day is less than a week away, which naturally means it’s time for dads to go on dates with their daughters. Good lord, doesn’t that sound creepy? I’ve got two daughters, but one of them is eighteen years old, and I don’t recall Daddy Daughter Dances being a thing when she was little, say... Read more »

How Did We Become Dog Owners?

“Should we put a sweater on the dog?” Those are eight words that I never thought would cross my lips in that exact order. Yet as we prepared to take our puppy outside into the unseasonably pleasant January air this past Saturday, I uttered those words. And I was serious! I don’t hate dogs. When... Read more »