Posts tagged "Dad"

These Are the Days of Swingset Destruction

These Are the Days of Swingset Destruction
Creak. Thud! Creak. Thud! Creeeaaak. THUD! So it had been a while since any of our kids had hopped on the swings in our backyard’s Swiss Army knife-like swing set (It’s a swing set!  It’s a clubhouse!  It’s a sandbox! It’s a picnic table!). While sitting out on the patio in a Leinenkugel-Summer-Shandy-induced July haze,... Read more »

Masculine Confusion in Aisle 9 – A Suburban Dad Hits the Drugstore

Masculine Confusion in Aisle 9 –  A Suburban Dad Hits the Drugstore
The first thing I notice when I pull into my neighborhood CVS is that the sign is gone. The “Parking Reserved for Pregnant Women” sign the local moms found so cute when we first moved into suburbia had been ripped from its moorings, leaving a big blotchy stain on the wall that will stand as... Read more »