Pain In Kids Can Show In Different Ways

Pain in kids can show in different ways. Most of the time when a child hurts themselves, you get a great visual by way of screaming and crying. It isn’t always that way though. My younger daughter is the complete opposite, where pain isn’t felt or reacted to in the normal sense. This happens to… Continue reading Pain In Kids Can Show In Different Ways

Johnny B Sweet Edmonton Is A Shop For Hard To Find Goodies

Johnny B Sweet Edmonton is a shop for hard to find goodies. The ones not sold here in Canada. I had found this family run shop on their Instagram account. Of course I had to bring my kids in to have a look. The store is amazing! So much stuff I have never seen here in Canada. Very… Continue reading Johnny B Sweet Edmonton Is A Shop For Hard To Find Goodies

Kleenex Facial Cleansing – A Dad Learns With His Daughter

Kleenex came out with a Facial Cleansing Line and being a brand my family loves, it will be a huge part of my girls lives. My oldest daughter had ordered herself some on Amazon and through a conversation on my Twitter account, Kleenex sent out a gift to my girls. Kleenex sent my girls their whole Facial Cleansing Line. As… Continue reading Kleenex Facial Cleansing – A Dad Learns With His Daughter

Sometimes At Work I See Things Through My Kids Eyes

Sometimes at work I see things through my kids eyes. It reminds me life can be fun. That not everything has to be gloom even when I am away from them. As a working dad, I am away from home quite a lot. When my oldest daughter was young I worked in the oil field… Continue reading Sometimes At Work I See Things Through My Kids Eyes

Our Trip To Happy Harbor Comics – Plus A Chance To Win!

Sunday we took a trip to Happy Harbor Comics here in Edmonton to search for some new reading material. Comic books have always been a big part of our reading. It was one of the ways that helped me get my kids forming their love for reading. Now when it comes to comic shops here in Edmonton,… Continue reading Our Trip To Happy Harbor Comics – Plus A Chance To Win!

Proud Dad Moment – My Daughter On Stage At The Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium

Last night I had one of those great dad moments. My little girl was on stage at The Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium here in Edmonton. She took part in Edmonton Public School’s Night of Music. With her music class, she was on stage playing the ukulele. This was for a big festival showcasing music through all… Continue reading Proud Dad Moment – My Daughter On Stage At The Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium

I Got Ignored When Getting A Sample Of Laundry Detergent

All through out my life I have done laundry in one form or another. As a dad of 3 kids my laundry skills have grown to include getting all forms of stains out of clothing including but not limited to grass, dirt, food, makeup, paint, etc. So why is it that after all these years… Continue reading I Got Ignored When Getting A Sample Of Laundry Detergent

Change Tables For Parents – A Problem For Both Sides

As a father of 3 kids I know all to well the frustration of bringing your kids out shopping with you and needing a place to change a diaper. I honestly can’t believe in 2017 this is still an issue. I know from what I went through while raising my kids and what I still… Continue reading Change Tables For Parents – A Problem For Both Sides

Board Game Review – Harry Potter Magical Beasts

Our family loves board games and my little girl challenged me to her latest game, Harry Potter Magical Beasts. This game is made by Pressman Toy who makes a lot of board games we love. Right away this game screams fun for any Harry Potter fan, which my little girl sure is. The game takes place inside… Continue reading Board Game Review – Harry Potter Magical Beasts

Taking Down Christmas Lights Means Teaching Ladder Safety!

Over the weekend with the warmer weather was the perfect time to get a head start on spring by taking down our Christmas lights. When ever dad goes to do anything in the yard my kids are always there to help me out. We started by taking down the blow up decorations and pulling out… Continue reading Taking Down Christmas Lights Means Teaching Ladder Safety!

Knowing What Career To Pick At 18 – Nothing Wrong With Change.

I want to start by asking a question, at 18 did you know what you really wanted to do in life? and since then have you changed career paths through life? I know for myself I wanted to be a teacher growing up. At 18 I couldn’t get into university as I screwed around too… Continue reading Knowing What Career To Pick At 18 – Nothing Wrong With Change.

My Daughter Hit A Low Patch Again…Dad Will Always Be There!

If you have been following my blog you know my oldest daughter is 18 years old now and battles depression and anxiety. I wrote a bit about it early on and if you haven’t seen it, here it is. Now things had really started to get better, the anger was lower, she was helping out without… Continue reading My Daughter Hit A Low Patch Again…Dad Will Always Be There!

Support An Edmonton Dad & His Sons Hockey Team!

A friend of mine asked me to vote for his sons Hockey Team as they are trying to get selected for Ford Drills and Skills competition. This would give their team the chance to play at Rogers Place, Edmonton’s new NHL arena. The team will learn hockey skills and be put through drills by the Edmonton Oilers training staff.… Continue reading Support An Edmonton Dad & His Sons Hockey Team!