Monthly Archives: February 2011

You Spin Me Right Round Baby Right Round

You Spin Me Right Round Baby Right Round

I’ve been asked many times why I’m a SAHM (Stay-At-Home-Man), and the honest answer is for my children. When I was their age, my father was stationed overseas for many months at a time and he missed many magical years during mine and my bro ...
From Serious to Silly: Oh, the Possibilities!

From Serious to Silly: Oh, the Possibilities!

When I think about my childhood, I remember the days I’d play with friends outside. We’d skate, bike, play Kick the Can and other games. But on nights when we had to be inside, my sister and I would sometimes do fun things with our parents. ...
24/7 x 31 = 360. Wanna See How?

24/7 x 31 = 360. Wanna See How?

I’m an accountant by trade so don’t argue with me.  As long as I can PROVE that 24/7 x 31 = 360 then it has to be true.  Right? Here’s the deal.  Turner Classic Movies is celebrating the upcoming Academy Awards by presenti ...
Does This Scrunchie Go With My Leather Boots?

Does This Scrunchie Go With My Leather Boots?

Us men have it easy. Well, most men. Short (or no) hair means no extra fancy doodads on our heads. Au natural or a baseball cap is all that is required. Maybe a winter cap when the weather is appropriate, or a derby cap for the golf course. ...
Like I Need Another Thing Running Around

Like I Need Another Thing Running Around

Two kids, two dogs and a husband that loves toys.  If I’m not stepping over living things, I’m stepping on any combination of Squinkies, Zhu Zhu Pets or virtual skateboards!  At least the toys are standing still (mostly) and I can easily ma ...
Tunes and Toons

Tunes and Toons

I was one of those people who told myself when I have kids, I’m not going to have them watch TV. all day. I was going to set limits and not spoil their minds with such a bad habit. I mean, what would they learn? Little did I know. That 36” ...
Pyramids, Ponzis and People, Oh My!

Pyramids, Ponzis and People, Oh My!

I can remember some of the first books I picked up in my pre-teen years, nearly always some type of science fiction. We were stationed overseas in a time well before cable and satellite television, and the programming choices on the only En ...

What Can You Do in 31 Days?

At the beginning of January, I sent a goal for myself. Not a resolution, just small steps. As we wrap up our #31Days and move on to the next, I wanted to give you a recap. While we still ate out quite a bit, I tried to rethink what I ordere ...
Did You Print the EXCLUSIVE Coupon?

Did You Print the EXCLUSIVE Coupon?

As you know, I’ve been participating in the Lean Cuisine #31Days program for this past month. Creating new habits… better habits… healthier habits. Well, I’ll have a summary post coming that talks about how it has be ...