Monthly Archives: August 2013

My KID said that?!

ALL NEW! You know what they say. Kids say the darndest things. As a parent, I am reminded of it daily. And here are 27 fantastically wrong kid quotes.

How Google Sucked Me In This Week – Visually Similar Images

I uploaded such a nice photo of myself to see who Google thought I looked like. At first I was flattered. Then Google just hurt my feelings...

My Weekly Poem for the Trolls – #1 (the Break-Up Incident)

Trolls and Haters. Everyone says ignore 'em. I say, don't ignore them. Write beautiful poetry for them instead because it's a LOT more fun than simply pretending they don't exist.

Bedtime with the Farmer’s Daughter

When it comes to bedtime with your significant other, I honestly want to know. Is what the Farmer's Daughter and I do an anomaly? Are we crazy? Or are we perfectly normal?

My New Eat-NOTHING Diet

After my recent string of vacations (and my subsequent string of pound-packing), something happened that made me realize just how healthy eating nothing just might be...

To All Those Still Griping about Miley Cyrus

To all those still griping about Miley Cyrus and her skin colored panty-shorts and mega-twerking booty at the VMAs… I want to tell you a story.

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. OMG. Too funny.

Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da

Last week was hard. And depressing. And I ran over a chipmunk. And I cried. And I laughed. And I got the following awful email. And somehow I woke up this morning and laughed because... life goes on.

This is Beautiful You

Every Sunday I take the photos of you and the people you love, and I share them here because, well, I think we're all pretty dang beautiful.

Because I’m Sad, and Mad, and I Need to Rant

Forgive my rant today. I have a million thoughts running through my head right now. A million feelings. A million hesitations. A million reasons to cry, laugh, yell, and shrug everything away.

Broken Down and Breaking Up

This is life for us right now, unfortunately. And I suppose that being a parent means sometimes letting your own heart break so that your child's heart can heal.

Chappy, My Kid, & Some Real Hard Choices

An update on my son's stepdad, as well as the difficult choices I have had to make as a dad. Life is not happy right now. Thanks for understanding.

Because. People Really Are Good. Part V.

ALL NEW! From kind donations, to simple acts of kindness, to just the right words at the right time, these 13 short true stories are proof that people really are good.

This is Beautiful You

Every Sunday I take the photos of you and the people you love, and I share them here because, well, I think we're all pretty dang beautiful.

My Big Fight in Venice

Once upon a time, I was walking on the sidewalk in Venice, CA, minding my own business when I suddenly found myself in a big fight...

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The Next 33 Rules to Not be a Crummy Human Being

Second installment! The world is full of awesomeness, and it's also full of awesome, ummm, how do I put this... *opportunities* to be decent and better people.

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Why “Eternity” is Such a Dangerous Thought

We all want a happily ever after. We want to know what eternity looks like. But this is why that was really hurting me, and the irony I learned about it.

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