Focus on Today

Yesterday I was taking the kids to meet teachers and drop off additional classroom supplies. Today the children got onto the bus and went down the road on the first day of school. I have been really working hard to enjoy the little and big moments that come with being a father. This includes songs …

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The Return

I have finally gotten to a place in my life where I can slowly return to the online space once again. It has been some time since I’ve been regularly active on social media and even Twitch. The best you get at live streamed content is when I play DnD on the weekends and if …

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Merry Christmas

  I say Merry Christmas to others during this time of year because I grew up in a Christian household. I say it in good will to all during¬†December. In the past people have told me that I am being rude by saying Merry Christmas to others because I am being insensitive about what holiday …

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Happy Memorial Day 2016

Today is May 30th 2016 and it is Memorial Day. One of the days that I struggle with emotionally as soon as I wake up. There is this internal voice that starts yelling at me from the moment I open my eyes. “You survived. You came home. What are you doing with your life? Are …

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Parenting – Viking Style

It is always funny to me when people come up to me when I’m with my daughter or my girlfriends kids and they tell us just how well behaved they are. They act as if we’ve somehow found a miracle to raising kids that are well behaved and who have manners. I usually respond by …

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Dreaming of summer and ocean

It is March and before we know it summer will be upon us with all of our own favorite activities. For me it is going to the ocean, taking the kids for adventures outdoors, camping, fishing, even what little hiking I can still get in before my back tells me “no more!” Why don’t you …

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