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Why Is It So Hard to Get Stuff Done with a Baby?
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Why Is It So Hard to Get Stuff Done with a Baby?

Babies Are Hard People always talk about how fun and rewarding it is to baby, but NOBODY ever talks about how stressful and difficult it is. Or how it feels like it’s impossible to get everything done during the day AND keep your baby from swallowing every bottlecap and piece of old plastic in the house. Well, I’m here to be the first person in human history to tell you that babies are really, really…

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Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi – Why Luke Was The Perfect Hero
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Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi – Why Luke Was The Perfect Hero

Yep, We’re Gonna Talk About Star Wars Today If you come to this blog for updates on my baby, don’t expect them here. I’m a nerd. Sometimes I just want to talk about Star Wars. Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Luke Skywalker might be my favorite character in all of Star Wars (though Ewan’s Obi-Wan is a close call). When I was younger, I used to hate him in A New Hope, because…

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My Depression Made Me Fail As A Dad
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My Depression Made Me Fail As A Dad

This Was A Hard Post To Write Anyone who lives with depression knows that it affects every aspect of your life. I go in and out of major depressive episodes of varying intensity that can last anywhere from a single day to a few months. Unfortunately, that didn’t stop when I had a baby. Well, it stopped for a while… I started a blog. I started working out. Lost about 20 pounds. I took some…

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Swearing Around Kids (And Why I Need To Stop)
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Swearing Around Kids (And Why I Need To Stop)

CURSE WORDS! They’re fun to say! They make you sound cool! They enhance your angry internet rants! Or maybe not, but it probably doesn’t stop you from dropping a “bad word” or two when you’re angry. Or if you’re from Ohio like me, most of your favorite words would probably be censored on television. In most situations, there’s nothing wrong with swearing when you’re an adult, but every parent fears getting a call from their child’s…

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