Tag: Father's Day

Winning the Daddy Lottery

Photo courtesy of Anne Geissinger When each of my two kids were born, moments after they were placed in my arms, I said to them, “Congratulations, child, you won the Daddy Lottery!” Mary Tyler Dad doesn’t especially like this, but truer words have never been spoken. On Father’s Day I think about what it means... Read more »

Toilet Seats: Good Gift or Not?

I screwed up.  For reals.  On Father’s Day I gifted the best father I know, Mr. Mary Tyler Mom, a toilet seat.  Shame on me.  Were I to post some sort of defense, I might take this approach: We needed one.  Desperately.  Mr. Mary Tyler Mom is the one who made it so we needed... Read more »