Five More Weeks

The new baby arrives in 5 weeks. Yikes! We’ve done a lot of prep work, but there is still a lot to do. Raelene and I took a childbirth refresher course, which was well worth it. The class reviewed the basics, like when to go to the hospital and how to breathe, but the main …

Setting Good Examples

Now that I am a father, I spend a lot more time analyzing the things I do and how they might be perceived by my daughter. I am constantly teaching her things whether I like it or not, and so I need to be cognizant of what my lessons are. For me, this means drinking …

New Year Resolutions

It’s the start of a new year, so I guess it’s time for some New Year resolutions. I have a few, nothing special or all that interesting, but if I write them down here hopefully they will be more real. 1. Lose 20 Pounds I know it’s cliche, but I spent most of 2012 plateaued …