Since I started doing this blog, I’ve been getting emails/messages from friends (new ones, and old). Some of them are really encouraging, some of them are laced with hidden sarcasm. Many of these exchanges, while on the surface are kind, hide this sentiment, “Oh…you’re writing a book, editing, and doing a daily blog. Dad life must REALLY be busy.” *insert sarcastic eye roll*
Now, I know my friends and family love me. I also know they aren’t intentionally trying to bust my proverbial balls. But the truth is, dad life is busy. Those of you who are parents (past or present) know it to be true. So to save myself from explaining my process over and over again, I thought I would compile it here.
To preface this, it should be noted I am a stay-at-home dad. My wife Heather is in the military and works as…
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