Monthly Archives: October 2012

The OTHER 15 Ways I Blew My Marriage

Part II: I've had two failed marriages now which means I'm not the one you should come to for marriage advice. But "don't blow it" advice? I've got plenty.

If People Were Fruit…

I think that just about everybody is just like one fruit or another. We've got our apples, our lemons, and even our more exotic fruits like Buddha's Hands.

This is Beautiful You

Finally, my favorite post of the week! Every Saturday night or Sunday morning I take some of the photos that you have uploaded to the Facebook wall, and I post them here. I love This is Beautiful You because it gives me (and everybody else) an incredible glimpse of who we all are. It puts a face on the awesome people coming here. It gives us a beautiful idea of the uniqueness and diversity of the followers here at SDL. More than anything, it shows all of us just how beautiful we each can be. Anyway, thank you for sharing a small part of yourselves. It’s my honor to put the spotlight on you today. This is beautiful you. Which photos made you the happiest today? If you’d like to send in photos to be considered for a future “This is beautiful you” and other future blog posts, please post them on the Facebook wall (we need lots more!). Only upload photos that you don’t mind me...

No Second Date For You!

ALL NEW! What is the most odd, funny, horrifying, or weird thing you've discovered about someone you were on a date with? I asked, you answered.

Last One to Crash the Instagram Party

Apparently I'm the only person on Earth who hadn't made it to the Instagram party yet.

What England Got Right. And So Very Wrong.

There are some things that England has gotten right. There are also some things that England has gotten wrong. And in the spirit of fixing the world...

Crop Dusters and Old Man Spice

Every seat on the airplane has it's pros and cons. Like the crop dusters and the Old Man Spice, for example.

The Little Things

Even though I don't really miss my marriage much at all, there is one big reason I miss being married sometimes. It's the little things.

This is Beautiful You

Finally, my favorite post of the week! Every Saturday night or Sunday morning I take some of the photos that you have uploaded to the Facebook wall, and I post them here. I love This is Beautiful You because it gives me (and everybody else) an incredible glimpse of who we all are. It puts a face on the awesome people coming here. It gives us a beautiful idea of the uniqueness and diversity of the followers here at SDL. More than anything, it shows all of us just how beautiful we each can be. Anyway, thank you for sharing a small part of yourselves. It’s my honor to put the spotlight on you today. This is beautiful you. Which photos made you the happiest today? If you’d like to send in photos to be considered for a future “This is beautiful you” and other future blog posts, please post them on the Facebook wall (we need lots more!). Only upload photos that you don’t mind me...

16 Ways I Blew My Marriage

I've had two failed marriages now which means I'm not the one you should come to for marriage advice. But "don't blow it" advice? I've got plenty.

The Difference Between You and Me

As we ran for the plane, there was no doubt that we would probably miss it. The way we all dealt with it was what was interesting...

Just an Awesome Sign

All right, I know I said I'd start posting tomorrow, but Noah is in bed (after a super fun Dad-day), and I was unloading the photos I took on my phone whilst in England, and I came across this one that I took outside of a little pub. It made me smile and laugh (smaugh?) just like it did when I first saw it. Just thought I'd share so that you could smaugh too. I'm beat. 'Night. Dan Pearce, Single Dad Laughing

All Without My Little Bear

It’s amazing how unsettling it is to be on the other side of the world from your kid.

This is Beautiful You

Finally, my favorite post of the week! Every Saturday night or Sunday morning I take some of the photos that you have uploaded to the Facebook wall, and I post them here. I love This is Beautiful You because it gives me (and everybody else) an incredible glimpse of who we all are. It puts a face on the awesome people coming here. It gives us a beautiful idea of the uniqueness and diversity of the followers here at SDL. More than anything, it shows all of us just how beautiful we each can be. Anyway, thank you for sharing a small part of yourselves. It’s my honor to put the spotlight on you today. This is beautiful you. Which photos made you the happiest today? If you’d like to send in photos to be considered for a future “This is beautiful you” and other future blog posts, please post them on the Facebook wall (we need lots more!). Only upload photos that you don’t mind me...

The Dentist and His Dance of Shame

HUMOR: Shame. That's what they're aiming to fill you with every time you go to the dentist, you know. I think they love making their patients squirm.

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My Brother, The Shelf Elf King

I've decided my brother is the KING of the shelf elves. Every morning his kids wake up to the best shelf elf surprises ever. These are their adventures so far. Seriously, so awesome...

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It Just Doesn’t Clique

How. How do I finally get into that dang clique? Oh, wait... Is it possible that what we all think are cliques are something else altogether?

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