Vampirina is an episodic cartoon show about a young vampire and her human friends. Vampirina, ancient by human standards, appears to be a 10-year-old child with blue skin and batwings in her hair. The show features her two in-the-know human friends and a clueless neighbor boy that is determined to…
Life with a Toddler
Luke is 1 year, 9 months old. He’s a funny toddler that enjoys cookies and, oddly enough, raw onions. His favorite pastime is pushing our Roomba around the house and turning it on and off. When he isn’t running around the house with his stuffed animals or rolling a toy…
Why the Nest Cam is my Baby Monitor of Choice
Nest is a great brand for introducing anyone that has thought about making their home a ‘smart’ home to ‘smart’ home technologies.
Saving Money on Diapers
Angela and I have been married for over six years. That time flew by extremely quickly. We went through highs and lows, had our share of great memories and a handful of arguments. Ok, let’s be honest here, a lot of arguments. When you’re married, you argue. Usually it’s about…
Hospital Survival Guide for Expecting Fathers
You’re about to be a daddy, and you want to support the person that is bringing this new life into the world.
Helping a Baby with Colic
Luke is two and a half months old right now. He’s a bouncing, happy, giggly baby boy who smiles when his parents speak to him. He cracks a grin every time I show him the cartoons on his new diapers. By all accounts, he is a perfectly healthy and happy baby.
Five Things That Changed When I Became a Dad
Becoming a father was something I didn’t expect to happen. I mean, my wife and I wanted to have kids, but as the years went by, we assumed that the stars weren’t aligned for us. Now that Luke is seven months old, I’ve noticed a lot of changes that came with our bundle of joy.
Cutting Costs for a New Baby
Just like our son, the excitement surrounding his birth is growing. We can’t wait for the little guy to get here. At the same time, we are glad we have the time to make sure our finances are in order.
Challenges of Raising a Four-month-old
When Angela and I found out that we were expecting a baby, my mind raced to all the things that would change. Late-night diaper changes and frequent pausing of our favorite television programs came to mind.
A Trip to the Bookstore
A little knowledge is a great way to keep the fear of a new situation at bay. Even though literally every single human being on the planet came about through the process of pregnancy and childbirth, the experience remains a great unknown to those that have never gone through it before.