Tag Archives: Spouses

The Tao of Doug

Last weekend, we spent a leisurely Sunday afternoon at a friend’s house. They had invited a group of us over so the kids could play. It was a nice diversion on a cold and rainy day to be able to … Continue reading

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P.S. I Love You

I have a friend who has spent the past month telling me that her new favorite movie is P.S. I Love You. She told me that Stephanie and I had to watch it. When I asked her for a brief … Continue reading

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The Answer Is…

I was at a birthday party for my nephews over the weekend and I overheard a conversation at the table behind me that piqued my interest. Four women were sharing stories about their husbands and the antics that take place … Continue reading

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The Fourth Of July

Author’s Note: My Mother-in-law, Kathy passed away this week. This story was written three years ago and has not been shared until today; I would like to dedicate it in honor of Kathy. We miss you Kathy and as you … Continue reading

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Six Simple Rules

On Easter Sunday, we took our children to an Easter egg hunt at the carousel in Hull. We were joined by another couple and their young children and it was a fun morning; especially since the weather cooperated. When the … Continue reading

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The Art of Names

Would you pay a consultant to help you name your child? According to a report I saw on the Fox affiliate in Boston (WFXT) last Tuesday night, ten percent of the people in a poll at babycenter.com would be willing … Continue reading

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Suspended Animation

I was in a meeting; a round table of many of the diverse agencies I work with throughout the community when my cell phone rang. I was going to ignore the call because everyone knew that I was in a … Continue reading

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Coining A Phrase

Last night I sat down to write out the injury report for our annual Snow Bowl Co-Ed Touch Football game on Super Bowl Sunday and as I finished the list, I realized that nobody on the report had a “knee … Continue reading

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My Work Here Is Done!

In this day and age, it is a difficult task to be a good father to your children. There are so many distractions that pull your kids in every direction and the more distracted they get, the lessons we try … Continue reading

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Ergonomics

“Honey, where did we put the snow scrapers?” I yelled up the stairs as I was rummaging through our garage trying to find them. “I don’t know. I think mine is in my car still.” “You think it is in … Continue reading

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