Tag: kids

  • The 2017 100 Wrap-Up: 31 Successes.

    The 2017 100 Wrap-Up: 31 Successes.

    Last updated on February 18th, 2024 at 03:27 amSeveral weeks, a few dozen photos and four thousand words later, we’ve finally made it—the Casey Palmer, Canadian Dad 2017 wrap-up, filled with stories aplenty of 365 days spent in my not-so-orthodox life. After wrapping the year up on a quiet note (because two sick children under…

  • Tradition, Tailoring and Tilling My Land

    Tradition, Tailoring and Tilling My Land

    Last updated on February 10th, 2024 at 12:26 amWhat’s struck me so far as I write these year-end wrap-ups is that I’m dealing with the list of a maniac. At 100 items, it takes 3.65 days to complete each one, or 8,760 hours. But if I sleep 6 hours a night, that’s suddenly 6,570 hours.…

  • What Makes a Good Dad? The Road to Fatherhood!

    What Makes a Good Dad? The Road to Fatherhood!

    Last updated on February 12th, 2024 at 02:38 amThe dad is the unsung hero of parenting, and it’s easy to see why. They don’t grow babies inside of them for 40 weeks. They don’t breastfeed or have the same degree of parental instinct as mothers do. In many parenting situations I’ve seen, the role of the…

  • Of Resting, Wrestling and Lessons

    Of Resting, Wrestling and Lessons

    Last updated on February 11th, 2024 at 07:19 pmAsk anyone I know, and they’ll tell you that at times I’m totally an overgrown kid. I let my imagination run away with me, I rarely let myself by limited by the concerns that most adults focus on, and believe that life isn’t worth living if it…